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Sustainability: Taking Good Care

We believe that doing good extends beyond selling healthy products. Learn more about all the ways we’re working to take good care of our planet, people and local communities through our sustainability initiatives. To learn more, please download and read our 2021 Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) Report.
Download 2021 ESG Report

Planet

We’re committed to our environment and operating our business in a way that reduces our carbon footprint, limits natural resource use and diverts waste from landfills.

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10%

reduction of carbon
emissions per sq1. ft.
over a 2019 baseline.

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60%

landfill diversion
rate

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78%

of food waste
recovered

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26M

meals donated

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500+

tons of plastic
recycled

Products

We take great care in sourcing products that contribute to a sustainable,
equitable and humane supply chain.

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100%

of eggs are cage-free
or better

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250+

local growers providing
seasonal produce

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100%

of seafood is
responsibly sourced

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44%

of products with a
social or environmental
attribute

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100%

of Sprouts Brand chicken
and pork are raised
without antibiotics

People

We’re passionate about taking care of people from our team members and suppliers
to our customers and local communities.

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$3M

awarded to nonprofits
supporting school gardening & nutrition
education

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48%

of all team members
are racially/ethnically
diverse

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22%

of team members promoted

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1300

new jobs created by
new store openings

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75

Sprouts scholarships
awarded to team members
and dependents

Corporate Governance

We pride ourselves on operating with integrity, accountability,
and transparency.

green checkmarkAAA MSCI ESG Rating

on a scale of AAA – CCC

green checkmarkTop 100 Most Sustainable Companies

by Corporate Knights

green checkmarkEstablished Commitment to Human Rights

with Board oversight

green checkmarkFormed Risk Committee of our Board

to oversee enterprise risk management

View Governance Documents