Whirlpool: CSR & Sustainability News

The Whirlpool Corporation is an American multinational manufacturer of major home appliances headquartered in Benton Charter Township, Michigan, United States, near Benton Harbor, Michigan. Whirlpool Corporation (Whirlpool) manufactures products in 12 countries under 13 brand names and markets products globally. The Company manufactures and markets a range of appliances and related products for home use.

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Whirlpool and Habitat for Humanity Partnership: True Corporate Giving

What began with appliance donations has become one of Whirlpool’s most successful corporate social responsibility programs. It is hard to argue with the…
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Appliance Manufacturers Show How to Let Disruption Drive Development

Appliance manufacturers managed to change with the times, providing a lesson for the rest of us in the importance of adaptation.
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3p Weekend: 10 Companies You May Be Surprised Still Manufacture in the U.S.

We can all rattle off a few small, niche companies that manufacture on this side of the pond (and everyone knows those Chryslers…
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What do Garbage Disposals have to do with Sustainability?

As more wastewater treatment facilities convert food waste to biogas, garbage disposals could have a big part to play in creating renewable energy.
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Ford and Whirlpool Team Up to Reduce Your Energy Footprint

When appliances and electric vehicles get smart, energy consumption can drop dramatically.
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The Pros and Cons of Energy Storage Systems

As we begin to move away from fossil fuels, it is important to recognize that those fuels provided two functions in one. They…
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Cars and Appliances Converge on Household Energy Savings

According to a new Ford-led collaboration called MyEnergi Lifestyle®, there are substantial opportunities to reduce energy consumption and carbon emissions by taking a…
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Green or Not? How the Majority of Consumers Perceive Their Homes

By Tom Halford, Whirlpool Corporation The push for consumers to make their homes more energy efficient has created a “green-home” movement and with…
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Spin Cycle: Whirlpool to Build 1m Smart-Energy Dryers

Which comes first, the smart grid or smart-energy appliances, or does it matter? Whirlpool Corporation says it will produce 1 million smart-energy-grid compatible…