MGP Takes Another Significant Step in Sustainability Efforts; Eliminates All Single Use Plastics at Company Facilities
“Sustainability is a key component of MGP’s long-term strategic plan, and we are excited to be taking this next step in that effort,” said MGP President and CEO
This measure follows MGP’s recently announced commitment to source 100 percent of the company’s electricity needs from renewable wind power. The commitment was made through a three-year agreement with
To further the company’s sustainability efforts, MGP will continue to explore and invest in additional initiatives to reduce water usage, emissions and waste.
Founded in 1941, MGP (Nasdaq:MGPI) is a leading supplier of premium distilled spirits and specialty wheat proteins and starches. Distilled spirits include bourbon and rye whiskeys, gins and vodkas, which are carefully crafted through a combination of art and science backed by decades of experience. The company's proteins and starches are created in the same manner and provide a host of functional, nutritional and sensory benefits for a wide range of food products. MGP additionally is a top producer of high quality industrial alcohol for use in both food and non-food applications. The company is headquartered in
Source: MGP Ingredients, Inc.