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Ball Horticultural releases sustainability report

March 7, 2013  By Canadian Garden Centre & Nursery

Mar. 7, 2013, West Chicago, IL — Ball Horticultural Company has released its second sustainability report in five years.

The 2013 Sustainability Report: Longevity spotlights the company's worldwide efforts to adhere to its corporate objective of growing a greener future. The report, which is available online, is divided into three sections:

  • sustainable buildings
  • supply chain
  • social and environmental stewardship

The 30-page report highlights Ball's vision for a long and healthy future, and includes a closer look at two brand new facilities: the Las Limas farm in Nicaragua and the Ball Premier Lab. Each was designed from the ground up to be efficient and more sustainable.


"Our latest sustainability report celebrates the efforts of Ball companies, its facilities, suppliers and customers," said Bill Doeckel, general manager of Ball Innovations. "Through video, photography and vibrant storytelling, Longevity offers a snapshot of our accomplishments, as well as our commitments to promote sustainable practices as we colour the world.

Click here to access the report.

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