As a company that strives to be the best truly global consumer products company, Colgate is committed to doing business with integrity and respect for all people and for the world around us. The long-term sustainability strategy is focused on three areas: People, Performance and Planet.
Unless otherwise indicated, this report includes environmental, occupational health and safety data from 100 percent of Colgate Palmolive-owned manufacturing and technology centers around the world, excluding contract manufacturers. Financial information is global and is given in U.S. dollars. The report provides data for Colgate’s fiscal year 2012, along with prior history and more recent updates where indicated.
This report was prepared using the Global Reporting Initiative’s (GRI) G3.1 Reporting Guidelines as a framework. A GRI Application Level has not been declared.