Use of Post-Consumer Recycled Plastics to Increase Tenfold by 2025
SEOUL, South Korea, Sept. 10, 2021 /3BL Media/ — LG Electronics has set a goal to use almost 600,000 metric tons of recycled plastic by 2030 in a concerted effort to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in the value chain. The goal is a part of LG’s larger initiative to create a take-back ecosystem for electronic waste and increase the use of post-consumer recycled materials in its consumer electronics and home appliance products.
USGBC Honors LG’s LEED Platinum Certified North America Headquarters
ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., June 14, 2021 – LG Electronics USA has received the 2021 USGBC Leadership Award from the U.S. Green Building Council for the company’s LEED Platinum Certified LG North American headquarters campus in Englewood Cliffs, N.J.
NGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., May 3, 2021 /3BL Media/ – Celebrating educators across the United States for their heroic efforts to support youth mental health and wellbeing, the Life’s Good: Experience Happiness program is honoring America’s superhero teachers in recognition of National Teachers’ Day, May 4.
EPA Honors LG for Advanced Adaptive Compressor Technology
WASHINGTON, April 14, 2021 ― The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has honored French Door refrigerators from LG Electronics with the 2021 ENERGY STAR® Emerging Technology Award.
The award-winning three- and four-door models (LFXS26596 and LRMVS3006 respectively) feature advanced adaptive compressors “recognized as promising technology that has the potential to significantly reduce greenhouse gas emissions,” according to the EPA. Contributing to their eco-friendly design, the refrigerators use HFC-free R600a refrigerant.
ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., April 12, 2021 – LG’s Earth Day promotions are back with featured savings on today’s home appliance essentials from the country’s most-awarded appliance brand in customer satisfaction.1
Company Encourages Consumers to Reduce Carbon Footprint
ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., April 22, 2021 /3BL Media/ ― Commemorating Earth Day 2021, LG Electronics USA is reaffirming its Zero Carbon 2030 pledge to achieve net-zero carbon emissions, while promoting a sustainable lifestyle, greener products and a circular economy. After reducing greenhouse gas emissions from its U.S. operations by 50 percent,* LG is now striving to reach net-zero emissions through highly energy efficient buildings and operations, renewable energy use, fleet electrification and carbon offset projects.
Happiness is like a superpower. It influences our lives in healthy, creative ways, strengthening our connections with others and helping us achieve goals. But it’s not always easy. Even in the best of times we must work at it. Practicing the skills in this infographic can empower a better state of wellbeing, helping to manage stress and foster resiliency.
WASHINGTON, March 31, 2021 /3BL Media/ – LG Electronics USA has been recognized for responsible electronics recycling leadership by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, receiving the highest-level recognition in the EPA’s Sustainable Materials Management (SMM) Electronics Challenge.
ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., March 19, 2021 /3BL Media/ – A new nationwide initiative, “The Happiness League,” is honoring America’s teachers for their heroic efforts equipping students with social and emotional wellness skills needed to persevere and succeed in life.