CINCINNATI, May 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE: PG) today announced that three new members have joined its U.S. Sustainability Expert Advisory Panel (SEAP). The new members are:
"With key sustainability initiatives underway in the U.S., we welcome the new perspectives these panelists will bring to discussions about P&G's efforts," said Rick Hackman, Associate Director, Technical External Relations, P&G. "As P&G makes meaningful progress in the company's long-term environmental sustainability vision and goals, we recognize that, in addition to our own innovation and expertise, external counsel will continue to be an integral part of this progress."
Having most recently met in April 2011, the U.S. panel has consulted extensively on sustainability initiatives including Future Friendly, P&G's multi-brand conservation education platform, as well as on product supply and brand innovations globally. The panel's mission is to help further embed "sustainable thinking" into U.S. P&G business practices by evaluating specific initiatives, collaborating with P&G brand representatives and exploring opportunities to facilitate transparency with customers, consumers, and key stakeholder groups.
Standing members include:
Today's announcement follows several P&G environmental and social sustainability milestones, which include:
As part of its strategy to grow responsibly, P&G recently announced a new long-term environmental sustainability vision, developed with external experts and input from employees at all levels. The vision influences the products P&G develops as well as how they are produced and distributed, and includes:
More information on the long-term vision and corresponding 2020 goals can be found at www.pg.com/sustainability.
About Procter & Gamble
Four billion times a day, P&G brands touch the lives of people around the world. The company has one of the strongest portfolios of trusted, quality, leadership brands, including Pampers®, Tide®, Ariel®, Always®, Whisper®, Pantene®, Mach3®, Bounty®, Dawn®, Gain®, Pringles®, Charmin®, Downy®, Lenor®, Iams®, Crest®, Oral-B®, Duracell®, Olay®, Head & Shoulders®, Wella®, Gillette®, Braun® and Fusion®. The P&G community includes approximately 127,000 employees working in about 80 countries worldwide. Please visit www.pg.com for the latest news and in-depth information about P&G and its brands. For more information on P&G's commitment to sustainability, visit: www.pg.com/sustainability.
Please visit http://www.pg.com for the latest news and in-depth information about P&G and its brands.
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