Nestlé Waters

Reporting our progress on 2008 goals

In 2008, we established 28 goals to advance our citizenship initiatives and drive performance in the areas of water advocacy, environmental sustainability, and community engagement. We met 20 of these goals, and are on track to achieve the remaining eight goals by the set target dates.

Stewardship

Refine process for managing and monitoring spring sites/make publicly available by 2011

Quality and transparency

Require certificate of compliance from suppliers to confirm compliance with internal quality standards by 2008

Convert remainder of our virgin PET bottles to antimony-free resin by 2011

Include additional storage and shelf-life information on our website and on case packages by 2009

Complete OSHAS 18001 and Food Safety 22001 certification for all plants by 2010

Provide full source labeling for all of our bottled water brands by 2009

Health

Support Beverage Guidance Panel's recommendations by 2009

Collaborate with partners to reduce average caloric intake to levels recommended by Beverage Guidance Panel by 2018

Research the health benefits of drinking water for weight management and disease prevention by 2010