Atkore Releases 2022 Sustainability Report
February 01 2023 - 06:10AM
Atkore Inc. (the “Company” or “Atkore”) (NYSE: ATKR) today
released its 2022 Sustainability Report, detailing the Company’s
environment, social and governance (ESG) practices in key areas
that include management of natural resources, health & safety,
Diversity, Equity & Inclusion (DEI) and employee engagement.
Additionally, ESG efforts detailed within the 2022 Sustainability
Report have been recognized recently by several leading independent
In addition to addressing sustainability in our operations, we
continue to support our customers in reaching their own
sustainability goals and the global transition to a lower-carbon
We know that Atkore products have an important role to play in
safely and sustainably transporting electricity and water from
their generation sources to consumers.
“We take seriously sustainable business practices, which have
played an integral role in Atkore’s success,” said Atkore’s
President and CEO Bill Waltz. “As society continues to seek
solutions to address the impacts of climate change, our products
can play a critical role in equipping our customers for a
sustainable and resilient future. We are pleased to report the
substantial progress our team has made toward achieving our ESG
objectives in 2022 not only with regards to bringing innovative
products to market, but as a positive corporate citizen and a
preferred place to work.”
Highlights of Atkore’s 2022 Sustainability Report:
- ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year: The EPA and U.S.
Department of Energy recognized Atkore’s exemplary contributions to
protecting the environment through industry-leading energy
achievements. These efforts have contributed to reductions in
Atkore’s greenhouse gas emissions.
- Climate and Carbon: Atkore conducted scenario analyses
to identify climate-related physical and transition risks and
opportunities. This assessment will help to strategically address
the implications of climate change for our business.
- Low Carbon Economy Transition: Atkore’s broad electrical
and solar product portfolio offers a variety of solutions to
support renewable energy and electrification. We have developed
strategic product and investment focus areas that we believe will
contribute meaningfully to a lower carbon economy and drive
- Diversity, Equity & Inclusion: In 2022, Atkore
extended its unconscious bias training to all hourly employees,
further rooting equity and inclusion in the foundation of our
- 2025 Sustainability Targets Progress: Atkore’s
sustainability targets continue to be a guiding factor for our
sustainability efforts. In Fiscal Year 2022, we have made solid
improvements and progress towards achieving each of the four
external targets set last year.
Atkore is also pleased to announce that we’ve recently been
recognized for our ESG and sustainability efforts and overall
performance by several leading independent organizations, as
- Designated as a Great Place to Work® Certified company
for the third year in a row. Great Place to Work® is the global
authority on workplace culture and employee experience and the
leadership behaviors proven to deliver market-leading revenue and
- Earned the 2023 Top Workplaces USA award, issued by
Energage, a purpose-driven organization that develops solutions to
build and brand Top Workplaces.
- Ranked 195th of 500 in Newsweek’s list of America’s Most
Responsible Companies for 2023.
- Ranked 8th on America’s Best Mid-Size Companies List for
2023 by Forbes.
“We are committed to fostering a workplace where everyone feels
respect, appreciated and safe every day. We are focused on building
on our programs to embed equity and inclusion into every aspect of
our business and empower our employees to be their best selves. By
doing so, we will continue to advance on our journey of Building
Better Together for our team, our customers and communities,” added
The 2022 Atkore Sustainability Report was prepared in alignment
with the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) Standards and the
Sustainable Accounting Standards Board (SASB) Standard for
Electrical & Electronic Equipment (RT-EE version 2018–10) but
is not fully in accordance with either standard. The report is
available on the company’s website at:
About Atkore Inc.
Atkore is forging a future where our employees, customers,
suppliers, shareholders and communities are building better
together – a future focused on serving the customer and powering
and protecting the world. With a network of manufacturing and
distribution facilities worldwide, Atkore is a leading provider of
electrical, safety and infrastructure solutions. To learn more,
please visit www.atkore.com.
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Media Contact: Lisa Winter Vice President –
Communications 708-225-2453 LWinter@atkore.com
Investor Contact: John Deitzer Vice President – Treasury
& Investor Relations 708-225-2124 JDeitzer@atkore.com
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