BOSTON, June 3, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Iron Mountain® Incorporated (NYSE: IRM), the global leader in storage and information management services, today announced the publication of the 2018 edition of its Corporate Responsibility Report. The report, now in its sixth annual edition, offers a comprehensive summary of the company's progress towards realizing its commitments to key Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) program goals across its global business portfolio. The full report is available for download on Iron Mountain's Corporate Social Responsibility portal.
In particular, the sixth edition gives an overview of two priority public commitments Iron Mountain made in June 2018:
Along with those public commitments, this year's edition of Iron Mountain's Corporate Responsibility Report offers updates on several priority areas of the company's ESG focus, including environmental impact measurements; employee safety metrics; data privacy best practices; training on, and awareness of, ethics and anti-corruption matters; innovating on solutions that deliver positive customer impacts; and inclusion and diversity. These areas each produced impactful results, including:
Lastly, Iron Mountain continued its journey towards helping its Data Center customers better understand their energy impacts with the launch of Green Power Pass, an industry-endorsed, fully-transparent option for companies that wish to claim greenhouse gas or CO2 reductions with the green power they consume at Iron Mountain data centers. Green Power Pass (GPP) allows Iron Mountain's customers to certify that 100% of the energy they use at Iron Mountain Data Centers comes from renewable sources, helping them to avoid complex carbon offsetting or renewable credit processes to meet their own sustainability targets.
"Thanks to the dedication of our people at Iron Mountain, our progress and continued focus on ESG is increasingly integrated into the way we do business," said William L. Meaney, president and chief executive officer, Iron Mountain. "This edition of our Corporate Responsibility Report, our sixth year of ESG reporting, shows the progress we've made. While we're proud to recognize these achievements, we understand that the expectations of our customers, shareholders, current and prospective employees and the general public continue to rise. Our achievements and those expectations inspire us to meet the challenges ahead for our company, our industry and the world in which we operate."
Iron Mountain's Corporate Sustainability Report follows the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) Reporting Guidelines, a widely used standard that provides a framework for reporting and tracking progress. To read the report, visit Iron Mountain's corporate responsibility portal at http://www.ironmountain.com/About-Us/Corporate-Social-Responsibility.aspx.
About Iron Mountain
Iron Mountain Incorporated (NYSE: IRM), founded in 1951, is the global leader for storage and information management services. Trusted by more than 225,000 organizations around the world, and with a real estate network of more than 90 million square feet across more than 1,450 facilities in approximately 50 countries, Iron Mountain stores and protects billions of valued assets, including critical business information, highly sensitive data, and cultural and historical artifacts. Providing solutions that include information management, digital transformation, secure storage, secure destruction, as well as data centers, cloud services and art storage and logistics, Iron Mountain helps customers lower cost and risk, comply with regulations, recover from disaster, and enable a more digital way of working. Visit www.ironmountain.co.uk for more information.
Christian T. Potts
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