At Allegion, we are pioneering safety by protecting people where they live and work and safeguarding our environment at the same time. We promote the health and safety of our employees, customers and local community members worldwide through our commitment to conducting business in a safe and environmentally responsible manner.

Recent progress

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Water usage reduced 8% YOY

Water usage reduced 8% YOY


* Data is normalized to hours worked. To the extent actual hours worked are not available for any full-time employee, an average of 40 hours per week is used.  

+ Actual data is collected for manufacturing facilities and certain warehouses globally. For all other facilities, data is based on certain estimates as indicated below. From April 1 through December 31, 2020, a 50% reduction was applied to the below estimates for water usage and waste to landfill in office type locations to take into account the remote work environment during the COVID-19 pandemic.

1 Assumes an average of 15 gallons (or 57 liters) of water used per employee per work day.

 

Greenhouse gas emissions intensity reduced 2% YOY

Greenhouse gas emissions intensity reduced 2% YOY


* Data is normalized to hours worked. To the extent actual hours worked are not available for any full-time employee, an average of 40 hours per week is used.  

+ Actual data is collected for manufacturing facilities and certain warehouses globally. For all other facilities, data is based on certain estimates as indicated below. From April 1 through December 31, 2020, a 50% reduction was applied to the below estimates for water usage and waste to landfill in office type locations to take into account the remote work environment during the COVID-19 pandemic.

2 Assumes an average of 2000 BTU of gas usage and 0.6 KwH of electricity usage per square footage per month for warehouse locations and 2700 BTU of gas usage and 1.5 KwH of electricity usage per square footage per month for office type locations.

4% YOY reduction of waste to landfill

4% YOY reduction of waste to landfill


* Data is normalized to hours worked. To the extent actual hours worked are not available for any full-time employee, an average of 40 hours per week is used.  

+ Actual data is collected for manufacturing facilities and certain warehouses globally. For all other facilities, data is based on certain estimates as indicated below. From April 1 through December 31, 2020, a 50% reduction was applied to the below estimates for water usage and waste to landfill in office type locations to take into account the remote work environment during the COVID-19 pandemic.

3 Assumes an average of 40 lbs (18 kilograms) of non-hazardous waste per employee per month.

* Data is normalized to hours worked. To the extent actual hours worked are not available for any full-time employee, an average of 40 hours per week is used. 
+ Actual data is collected for manufacturing facilities and certain warehouses globally. For all other facilities, data is based on certain estimates as indicated below. From April 1 through December 31, 2020, a 50% reduction was applied to the below estimates for water usage and waste to landfill in office type locations to take into account the remote work environment during the COVID-19 pandemic.  

1 Assumes an average of 15 gallons (or 57 liters) of water used per employee per work day.
2 Assumes an average of 2000 BTU of gas usage and 0.6 KwH of electricity usage per square footage per month for warehouse locations and 2700 BTU of gas usage and 1.5 KwH of electricity usage per square footage per month for office type locations.
3 Assumes an average of 40 lbs (18 kilograms) of non-hazardous waste per employee per month. 


More details

CDP reports

The CDP is a not-for-profit organization that runs the global disclosure system for investors, companies, cities, states and regions to manage their environmental impacts. Visit the CDP website to view our climate change and water reports.

Conflict minerals

Learn more about Allegion's efforts to responsibly source materials on our Conflict Minerals page. There, you can also access and download our Conflict Minerals Report. 

EHS policy

Allegion is proactive in environmental, health and safety (EHS) management, promoting workplace safety, managing energy and resource consumption, and reducing environmental waste.

Materials traceability

Allegion's goal is to design products with awareness of environmental impact and collaborate with our supply chain to source responsibly. We expect all our suppliers to meet or exceed these same regulations and standards. 

Sustainable building

Allegion supports architects and building owners in creating environmentally safe and sustainable structures. See more on LEED, the Living Building Challenge, BREEAM and other sustainability organizations.