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Smithfield Foods Honored for Sustainability, Safety, and Workforce Achievements; Stewart Leeth Details

Smithfield Foods Honored for Sustainability, Safety, and Workforce Achievements; Stewart Leeth Details


SMITHFIELD, VA
Monday, April 22nd, 2024

Smithfield Foods was recently recognized for its commitment to environmental and food safety. Several of its United States facilities earned awards for these achievements in the Meat Institute's 2023 awards program.

Stewart Leeth, Chief Sustainability Officer, Smithfield Foods"It's an honor to be recognized for our achievements and progress across environmental stewardship and workplace safety initiatives," remarks Stewart Leeth, Chief Sustainability Officer. "Our company culture is founded on the value of continuous improvement, and earning a record-setting number of awards is a testament to our commitment to strive for good in all that we do."

In total, a press release explained, 46 of Smithfield’s United States locations received an environmental recognition award for their dedication to continuous environmental improvement. Forty-two plants achieved the highest tier possible in the category.

Several of Smithfield Foods' United States facilities earned awards for achievements in sustainability and food safety in the Meat Institute's 2023 awards program

Forty-three Smithfield locations earned the worker safety recognition award, and the company also received a certificate of recognition for its development and implementation of the Unity & Action program, a $15 million investment established in 2020 designed to build a diverse and inclusive workplace.

We applaud the efforts of companies like Smithfield! Keep reading Deli Market News as we cover the latest.

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