We believe that setting public Environmental, Social, and Governance goals and transparently disclosing progress against our goals is a critical step in establishing trust across the value chain and grow in our global citizenship.
Creating Shared Value
As a global leader, we are committed to achieve more for our environment, employees, and customers by prioritizing ESG issues that offer the greatest potential to create long-term social, environmental, and economic value. Watch the video summary of our most recent sustainability performance report.
Message from our Vice President of Sustainability
"As sustainability continues to evolve, we pivot to meet the challenge. Our focus remains targeted to help our customers meet their sustainability goals. As such, we are introducing new products, lessening our impact through improvements to operations, and collaborating across the plastics value chain for big results. I truly believe the expertise at Berry to be second-to-none, making Berry the premier partner for our customers as they work to achieve what’s next for sustainability." - Robert Flores
We are proud of the recognition we've received from various external organizations for our sustainability performance and leadership. Explore all of our external ratings and recognition to date.
News & Insights
Achieving More Together in Beauty Packaging
Image is central to the beauty and cosmetics sector. Whatever the price point, beauty products are about luxury and indulgence. Indeed, in straitened times – and the cost of living is very much in the headlines currently – consumers tend to gravitate to smaller luxuries and away from the big-ticket items, as a means of cheering themselves up. This is the so-called ‘lipstick effect’, which can be traced back to the Great Depression in the US in 1930s, where industrial production halved but cosmetics sales rose.
Spotlight: Increasing Transparency by Making it Quicker, Easier to View Our Company’s ESG Performance
Our company has been publishing an annual sustainability report since 2015. As we elevated our public commitment to social impact, environmental sustainability, and corporate governance, we began leveling up our reporting efforts. As we began reporting across an increasing number of frameworks, the length of these reports and appendices rose from 20 to 120 pages!
Berry Global Unveils New Circular Stretch Film Innovation and Training Center in Tulsa, Oklahoma
Berry Global, a leader in the design and manufacture of innovative, sustainable packaging solutions recently opened the doors to its “Circular Innovation and Training Center” in Tulsa, Oklahoma. The new 12,000 square foot center will accelerate the development of highly innovative products driven by superior materials science and engineering, foster a collaborative space for training, and incubate cutting-edge stretch film projects that help keep materials in use and out of the environment.
New Silotite® Film Uses Recycled Content for Improved Environmental Credentials
Berry Global’s leading balewrap brand, Silotite®, has added a new film made with 25% post-consumer recycled plastic (PCR) to its B Circular Range of agricultural films. SilotitePro1800 Sustane incorporates PCR into a high-performance product to deliver a quality silage film with an improved environmental profile.