Managing water supply and water use is critical to ensure human health and the health of the environment. Raytheon does its part by educating employees about indoor and outdoor water conservation, and by adopting technologies and processes that make smarter use of water. These initiatives include:
These and other programs have enabled us to reduce water consumption by 35 percent between 2008 and 2015. In 2016, we set a new goal to reduce water use an additional 10 percent from 2015 levels by the end of 2020. In 2016, we cut water consumption by 2.5 percent to 503 million gallons.