Epsilyte, a leading producer of advanced materials in North America, announces that its largest production facility has been certified carbon neutral by SCS Global.
As a signatory to the U.N. Global Compact, Epsilyte is committed to carbon neutrality. With this SCS Global certification of their Peru, IL site, Epsilyte has achieved a significant milestone in its journey to be fully carbon neutral by year-end 2023. Epsilyte is excited to work with Cool Effect to offset carbon emissions and is committed to reducing absolute carbon emissions by 30% before 2050.
"I'm proud to be a part of this accomplishment, which will be the first of many in Epsilyte's sustainability journey," said Mary Steinbach, Innovation and Sustainability Manager. "It's rewarding to be a part of a company whose products and processes contribute significantly to energy efficiency across the globe."
Now that the Peru, IL and The Woodlands, TX locations are certified carbon neutral for 2021 scope 1 and 2 emissions, next Epsilyte will achieve scope 1 and 2 neutrality for its Montreal, QC and Piqua, OH locations while working with suppliers on scope 3 emissions.
Epsilyte is one of North America's leading producers of advanced insulative materials. We are a company of scale focused on solving customer needs for lightweight, energy-efficient, and carbon-favorable materials. This includes reducing energy usage in buildings, ensuring safe and healthy food through innovative packaging technology, protecting lives in safety helmets and car seats, and enabling cost-effective infrastructure investment worldwide.