AptarGroup releases 2013 Corporate Sustainability Overview, the first edition of what will become an annual report on the company's sustainability efforts; report highlights company's work to reduce waste, water consumption and greenhouse gas emissions

CRYSTAL LAKE, Illinois , June 27, 2014 (press release) – AptarGroup, Inc. (NYSE: ATR), a global dispensing solutions provider, today released its 2013 Corporate Sustainability Overview. This is the first edition of what will become an annual report on the company’s sustainability efforts. The report highlights AptarGroup’s ongoing work to reduce waste to landfills, water consumption and greenhouse gas emissions. AptarGroup is also focused on developing innovative product solutions that use fewer resources and require less packaging.

“The Sustainability Overview provides several examples of our on-going environmental, social and economic sustainability efforts.” said Steve Hagge, President and CEO, AptarGroup. “We are proud of our commitment to manage our businesses with respect for people, nature and future life on earth.”

Wherever possible, AptarGroup is engineering solutions with enhanced sustainable features and proudly partners with customers and suppliers to identify ways to reduce the environmental footprint throughout the packaging supply chain. Its global workforce supports sustainability programs and certifications around waste reduction and product Life Cycle Assessments. AptarGroup’s social sustainability efforts focus on the professional development of employees, in addition to supporting the communities where they live and work.

AptarGroup is committed to preserving the environment and continuously invests in research and development to provide new, innovative dispensing solutions that improve the lives of millions of consumers.

To minimize paper waste, AptarGroup encourages readers to view the Corporate Sustainability Overview at www.aptar.com/sustainability-overview.

AptarGroup, Inc. (NYSE: ATR) is a leading global supplier of a broad range of innovative dispensing solutions for the beauty, personal care, home care, prescription drug, consumer health care, injectables, food and beverage markets. AptarGroup has manufacturing facilities in North America, Europe, Asia and South America. For more information, visit www.aptar.com.

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