Sustainability Report

Our Commitment

Office Depot believes that sustainability plays an essential role in the success of our company, our industry and our communities, now and for future generations. We utilize a "triple bottom line" approach as the framework for our sustainability initiatives: Planet (environmental), People (social) and Prosperity (economic).

2020 Report

In 2019, Office Depot launched public-facing goals around energy consumption, transportation emissions, and local communities for the first time, and released the company's Sustainability Commitment Statement and Commitment to Safer Chemicals Policy.

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of our waste was recycled in 2019

waste was diverted from landfill in 2019

decrease in energy consumption (kWh) since 2018

products in our assortment with green attributes

on Corporate Equality Index for the 9th consecutive year

hours of service completed in 2019. (We far exceeded our goal by 100% over 2018!)

million spend and sales with diverse businesses

on Black EOE Journal's and Hispanic Network Magazine's 2019 Best of the Best List


of all sales are products with greener attributes

million total annual sales

2019 Magic Quadrant Leader for Managed Workplace Services in North America

Goal Updates

decrease in facility energy consumption by 2021 baseline year 2016

increase in miles per gallon in our private fleet by 2021 baseline year 2018

improve cube utilizations by 2021 baseline year 2018

associate volunteers in 2019

hours of service in 2019