Sustainability

Responsibly meeting today’s tastes for a more sustainable tomorrow.

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We care about our role in the world and our responsibility as a global food company. That’s why we're the first global meat and poultry company to commit to achieve net-zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2040. We believe that agriculture can and must be a part of the global climate solution.

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Net Zero 2040

We have committed to achieve net-zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2040. The commitment spans our global operations as well as our diverse supply chain of agricultural producer partners, suppliers and customers in our efforts to reduce emissions across the value chain. 

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Pilgrim’s Sustainability-Linked Bond

Pilgrim’s is offering a $1 billion sustainability-linked bond tied to efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emission intensity across its global operations, the first of its kind to be done by a global meat and poultry company. Click to read the Bond Framework and ISS Second Party Opinion

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Report

Learn more about our commitment to responsible stewardship and the progress we’re making to meet our goals.

Our Sustainability Report

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completion toward our 2020 water reduction goal

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completion on our year-over-year 2020 safety improvement target

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completion toward our 2020 electricity reduction goal

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85%

completion toward our 2020 GHG reduction target

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completion toward our 2020 natural gas reduction goal

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On track

to achieve our 2020 animal health, and welfare target and to fully roll out our Supplier Code of Conduct

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Animal Welfare

Ensuring the well-being of the livestock and poultry under our care is an uncompromising commitment at JBS USA. We continually strive to improve our welfare efforts through new technologies and the implementation of standards that meet and often exceed regulatory requirements and industry guidelines.

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Food Safety

Food safety is the heart of our business. We continually review every aspect of our daily operations to make sure we provide safe, high-quality, nutritious products for our customers and consumers.

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Culture

Our mission and values are the foundation of our culture.

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Governance & Compliance

We are committed to sound corporate governance and strong ethics and compliance programs.

Governance & Compliance