Progress Report: Preserving the Planet

Environmental Management

Environmental performance reporting now occurring at all major Xerox facilities, whether manufacturing, office or warehouse.
2010

All manufacturing facilities maintained
certification to ISO 14001

Equipment Distribution Centers in the U.S.
achieve ISO 14001 certification

2009

The new Xerox EA Toner Manufacturing Site achieves ISO 14001 certification

2008

All manufacturing facilities certified to ISO 14001.

The ISO 14001 approach has been extended to U.S. warehouse operations

2007

All manufacturing facilities certified to ISO 14001.

Two facilities named members of U.S. EPA National Environmental Performance Track, bringing total to five

Recycle Rate (Non-hazardous Solid Waste)
We established a corporate waste-free goal for facilities to reduce the amount of waste sent to landfills or incinerated 50% by 2015 and 85% by 2020 against a 2009 baseline in both cases.
2010
92%
Down 1% from 2009
2009

93%, Up 1% from 2008

2008

92% Unchanged from
2007

2007

92%

Water Consumption
In 2010, we decreased water consumption and sewer volume discharges at some of our largest campuses globally by eliminating once-through cooling. Efforts such as these decreased water consumption by over 40 million liters annually across Xerox sites worldwide.
2010
Down 7% from 2009
2009
2008
2007
Down 7% from 2008
Down 15% from 2007
Up 2% from 2006
Energy Consumption
Energy consumption down 22% from 2002.
2010
Down 2% from 2009
2009
2008
2007
Down 8% from 2008
Up 2% from 2007
Down 2% from 2006
Greenhouse Gas Emissions
Greenhouse gas emissions down 31% from 2002, the result of improved energy efficiency, new technologies and improved energy management practices.1

In the beginning of 2010, began the effort to establish the GHG emissions inventory for Affiliated Computer Services, now A Xerox Company.
2010

Down 3% from 2009;

Down 31%
from 2002 – 2010
2009

2008

2007
Down 11% from 2008;
Down 31% from 2002
Down 20% from 2002
Down 21% from 2002
Products Launched Achieving the ENERGY STAR® Rating (Eligible Products)
100% of eligible new product launches in 2010 met the current (July 2009) ENERGY STAR requirements.
2010
100%
Up 8% from 2009
2009

92%, up 12% from 2008

2008

80%

2007

80%, down 20% from 2006 due to new ENERGY STAR specification


Waste Diverted from Landfills Through Equipment and Supplies Return, Reuse and Recycling Programs
Significant enhancements to Xerox’s Green World Alliance program for used consumables include additional return options in the U.S., and a partnership with Close the Loop in the U.S. to encourage more return and recycling of toner cartridges.
2010
2.4 billion pounds since 1991
2009

2.3 billion pounds since 1991

2008

2.2 billion pounds since 1991

2007

2.1 billion pounds since 1991


1Differences between the sum of year-over-year changes and comparisons to 2002 baseline are due to baseline adjustments made in accordance with GHG Protocol.