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Protecting the Planet for a Healthier Future

At Henry Schein we are working to reduce our environmental impact and promote responsible business practices in our own operations and supply chain, in collaboration with our suppliers, partners, and customers. Based on our ability to maximize impact, we focus principally on four environmental areas:

Henry Schein's Four Environmental Focus Areas

Mitigating our impact on climate and addressing climate risks and opportunities for our business

Smart and efficient use of electricity, fuel, water and raw materials

Striving for circularity in our operations and continually reducing waste, recycling, and reusing materials

Driving action and innovation in the supply chain together with partners and suppliers

Our Commitment

We are committed to climate action and transparency by continuously strengthening our approach to measuring, monitoring, and reporting on our carbon emissions and other environmental impacts.

Carbon Neutrality

We aspire to be carbon neutral in our supply chain by 2050 or sooner and have committed to Science-Based Targets and to set our science-based net zero target by the end of 2023. Aligning our climate ambitions with the goals of the Paris Agreement and what climate science deems necessary to avoid the worst impacts of climate change.

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Our Practice Green Messages

Practice Green is designed to empower the health care community to positively impact the future of the planet by reducing the ecological footprint and promoting sustainability – both in daily life and while at work.

Our goal is to help health care professionals to increase their sustainability efforts while continuing to provide high-quality patient care.

Henry Schein customers can rely on us to provide a selection of products, resources, and services to help create a greener practice.

We recognise that with our global environmental footprint and unique position within an ecosystem of relationships with suppliers, business partners, and customers, we can be a driving force for sustainability.

As a global distributor of health care solutions, Henry Schein supports its customers and their journey towards enhancing environmental sustainability.

Through Practice Green, Henry Schein will offer customers solutions that will help to implement practical ways to become more sustainable, while following the current health and safety legislation and providing high-quality patient care.

We scale our environmental impact downstream in our supply chain by encouraging our customers to go green in their health care practices and adopt a shared commitment to sustainability.

This program aligns with our commitment to mitigate our impact on the climate, reduce waste to landfills, and recycle and reuse valuable materials while practicing smart and efficient use of energy and water resources.

At Henry Schein, we are dedicated to managing our activities to protect the earth. We support the environmental sustainability efforts of our customers, and together, we can build a healthier world for all.

More Information

For more information on Henry Schein’s global Environmental Social, and Governance (ESG) initiatives, please see our Corporate Citizenship website or check the ESG - At a Glance document.

Disclaimer: the products provided in the Practice Green portfolio has been carefully selected by Henry Schein as ‘green’ based on the marketing information provided by the supplier partner for the product that it is either reusable, contains recycled materials, can be recycled or are biodegradable, or are from a sustainable source.

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