Dubai PR Network, Online Press Release from Dubai and Middle East
 
Technology, Computers & IT(Technology)
Filter PR by
  
Innovation for a Better Planet
 
Innovation for a Better Planet
LG’s vision and strategy for a sustainable future
 
 
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 20 June 2019:  From the latest home appliances and electronics, to AC units and business solutions, LG Electronics (LG) is committed to reducing the environmental impact of its products.
 
To achieve this, the company has unveiled a number of commitments and goals, hoping to work with homeowners and businesses to create an eco-friendlier environment.
 
LG’s Green Product Strategy
 
1. Reduce resource consumption: Cut product volume and weight
 
2. Increase recyclability: Improve design for easy disassembly
 
3. Replace hazardous substances: Lessen use of chemicals
 
4. Improve home environment: Minimize product noise and vibration
 
5. Enhance energy efficiency: Decrease power consumption and standby power
 
6. Reduce CO₂ emissions: Reduce emissions through product life-cycle
 
Promote an intelligent lifestyle
 
LG aims to help consumers pursue a healthier and more connected lifestyle, through the use of innovative products with environmental changes in mind. Many of its advanced home appliances, such as its smart ovens and washing machines are integrated with LG SmartThinQ compatibility, enabling users to control appliances remotely and monitor overall operations. 
 
LG has also forayed into fields such as renewable energy and electric vehicles, which it believes will be vital for the future of smart and sustainable cities. LG’s solar panel technology in particular, has been researched and developed for over 30 years.
 
Achieve zero carbon and a circular economy
 
To create more environmentally-friendly products, LG recognizes the need to reduce its own carbon footprint in the process. Developing off the back of its wider sustainable business strategy, LG has pledged to become carbon neutral by 2030. 
 
Its ambitious plans seek to see the organization reduce its carbon emissions from its global operations by 50 percent (compared with 2017), through a range of carbon reduc-tion and renewable energy initiatives. To achieve this, LG will also invest in increased renewable energy usage, promote recycling within the production process and collect e-waste for responsible management after use.
 
Create a better society
 
Believing that change starts from within, LG plans to practice maintaining a sustainable business ecosystem. From an eco-friendly supply chain, to creating a fair and safe workplace for all employees and contributing towards wider society – LG aims to play an instrumental role in providing for communities around the world.
 
Internally, LG will establish volunteer programs in all LG-operated countries by 2030. Locally, LG recently partnered with business incubator INNOVEST to nurture young talent in the Middle East and Africa. 
 
During an Investor Day in March of this year, talented entrepreneurs from around the region were invited to present their products and services, receiving crucial feedback and mentoring to help them develop further. Previously, LG also partnered with Goum-book and the ‘Give a Ghaf’ tree planting program, to preserve the national tree of the UAE and enhance the natural environment.


Posted by : Dubai PR Network Editorial Team
Viewed 16659 times
PR Category : Technology
Posted on : Thursday, June 20, 2019  1:04:00 PM UAE local time (GMT+4)
Replication or redistribution in whole or in part is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of DubaiPRNetwork.com.
Previous Story : LG to Showcase Immersive Signage For All Business Sectors
Next Story : Critical Strategies for Staying Ahead of Emerging Cyberthrea...
Email this article Print this article

Share this article with your friends and followers
NewsVine
Back to Section Home

Related Stories



 
 
Most Viewed Press Release posted in the last 7 days
Parmigiani Fleurier's New Tondagraph GT Rose Gold Blue [5338-Views]
essence Essentials For your Eyes! [4084-Views]
Achieve Pore-fect Skin With the Face Shop's Latest Drop [3792-Views]
Versus Versace Republique - VSP1V0519 [3247-Views]
Ogilvy Becomes First Agency Brand to Reach 1 Million Followers on LinkedIn [3218-Views]
KARL LAGERFELD Back to Black [2927-Views]
Make Up for Ever is Breaking Through With a Lipstick Revolution With Rouge Artist [2644-Views]
Three GEMS Education Schools in Dubai Celebrate a Combined 75 Years of Quality Education [2628-Views]
OMEGA Goes Platinum-Gold For New James Bond Watch [2608-Views]
Huawei is Set to Dramatically Alter the Entry Level Smartphone Segment with the Launch of ... [2448-Views]
Indian shuttlers make a clean sweep at Dubai Sports Council's Community Club's Tournament [2390-Views]
How to Work the Hottest Fall Makeup Trends on a Budget [2341-Views]
Sharjah's Hamriyah Free Zone Inks Deal With Lamprell, Leading Provider of Fabrication, Eng... [2230-Views]
Flydubai Uses Cutting-edge Technology by ASD to Track and Clean Aircraft Seat Covers [2214-Views]
Dubai Chamber Whitepaper Examines Growth Potential of UAE Space Economy [2173-Views]
That Hair Tho THT Offers Complimentary Haircuts for Those Who Have Lost Jobs, Have Job I... [2148-Views]
Expo Centre Sharjah Delays Watch & Jewellery Middle East Show (WJMES) to April 2021 [2140-Views]
The Time to Prepare for COVID-19 Vaccine Transport is Now [2136-Views]
Free Me The First Naturally Kind Mosquito Repellent Made in the UAE [2120-Views]
Land Rover Defender Gains Plug-in Hybrid Electric Power, Six-Cylinder Diesel and New X-dyn... [2112-Views]
Euronews Investigates How the UAE is Using Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare and Educa... [2091-Views]
Medcare Partners with InterSystems to Implement World-Class Healthcare Information System [2066-Views]
Dabur Herb'l Launches Natural Gel Toothpaste With the Freshness of Aloe Vera [2046-Views]
Prevention is Better than Cure, Especially with Lice! [1972-Views]
Pogacar Reclaims White Jersey and Climbs to 2nd in General Classification [1964-Views]
 
RSS Facebook Twitter LinkedDin
 
Top Sections
 
Top Stories