This report covers the period from January 1, 2021 to December 31, 2021, for Whirlpool Corporation’s operations. Unless otherwise noted in the GRI Index, Sustainability Report Data Appendix or External Limited Assurance report, the boundary of this report includes 100% of our manufacturing sites, major non-manufacturing facilities and 100% of our own workforce in all countries in which we operate. Wherever possible, we have guided readers to additional sources of information, including our corporate website and annual financial reports. Our previous annual sustainability reports can be found at: whirlpoolcorp.com/environmental-sustainability/.
This report has been prepared in accordance with the GRI Standards. The GRI Sustainability Reporting Standards are developed with true multi-stakeholder contributions and rooted in the public interest. This report also includes our SASB Index and TCFD framework reporting. Additionally, we obtained limited third-party assurance from Ernst & Young LLP (EY) on our 2021 reported greenhouse gas emissions, diversity and inclusion, health and safety, and product safety metrics. For more information about this report, please contact us at ESG@whirlpool.com.
Amana, Bauknecht, Brastemp, Consul, Hotpoint*, Indesit, JennAir, KitchenAid, Maytag, Whirlpool, Yummly and the design of the stand mixer are trademarks of Whirlpool Corporation or its wholly or majority-owned affiliates.
United Way, Habitat for Humanity, Boys & Girls Clubs of America, and certain other trademarks are owned by their respective companies.
Photos with employees not wearing masks or social distancing were taken following local COVID-19 safety protocols.
*Whirlpool Corporation ownership of the Hotpoint brand in Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) and Asia Pacific regions is not affiliated with the Hotpoint brand sold in the Americas.