Promega Highlights Progress in Sustainability, Employee Wellbeing and Community Engagement in 2024 Corporate Responsibility Report

Wisconsin-based biotechnology manufacturer now sources 75% of electricity from renewable sources

Madison, WI USA. — Promega Corporation today launched its annual report on how the biotechnology manufacturer is supporting sustainability, employee wellbeing and global communities. The 2024 Promega Corporate Responsibility Report contains environmental data, summaries of key initiatives and information on how the company aligns with the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals in its global operations.

“We aim to realize tangible outcomes for our employees, our customers and our communities,” says Corey Meek, Corporate Responsibility Program Manager. “From increases in renewable energy to employee volunteer programs, we’re excited to share the positive changes happening across all Promega locations globally.”

Focus on Science, Employees and Communities

Highlights of the 2024 report include:

  • Renewable Electricity: Promega now sources 75% of its global electricity from renewable sources. Last year, the company announced a commitment to 100% renewable electricity by 2025.
  • Top Workplace: Promega has been recognized as a BioSpace 2024 Best Place to Work. The company also received Top Workplaces USA and Regional (Madison, WI) awards in 2022 and 2023.
  • Student Support: The Diversification Of Our Research Scientists (D.O.O.R.S.) Scholarship recognizes and empowers students from underrepresented backgrounds. Ten students received financial support and mentoring from Promega scientists.
  • Real World Impact: Promega products help researchers address some of the biggest problems facing humanity in industries including pharmaceuticals, forensics and more.
Promega Corporate Responsibility

Promega has integrated corporate responsibility and sustainable business practices since its founding in 1978. For the last 16 years, the company’s annual Corporate Responsibility Report has documented how the global biotechnology manufacturer continues to align these practices with positive social, environmental and business outcomes.

About Promega Corporation

Promega Corporation is a leader in providing innovative solutions and technical support to the life sciences industry. The company’s portfolio of over 4,000 products supports a range of life science work across areas such as cell biology; DNA, RNA and protein analysis; drug development; human identification and molecular diagnostics. These tools and technologies have grown in their application over the last 45 years and are used today by scientists and technicians in labs for academic and government research, forensics, pharmaceuticals, clinical diagnostics and agricultural and environmental testing. Promega is headquartered in Madison, WI, USA with branches in 16 countries and over 50 global distributors.

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