AkzoNobel has committed to accelerating its sustainability agenda by announcing its ambition to use 100% renewable energy and become carbon neutral by 2050.

The company's commitment will be applied throughout its entire supply chain, according to The Guardian.

AkzoNobel is a Dutch multinational company that creates everyday essentials, according to the company.

“Our ambition to eliminate carbon emissions and use 100% renewable energy by 2050 demonstrates our clear and unwavering commitment to sustainability,” said CEO Ton Büchner. “We continue to identify areas of opportunity which will drive us forward and help reduce our industry’s dependence on fossil fuels. This new vision for 2050 will propel us further along that path, while enabling us to make a measurable contribution to the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.”

Originally posted on Automotive Fleet