- Carbon emissions by 40 percent (28 percent in 2017);
- Energy use by 40 percent (28 percent); and,
- Water use by 50 percent (30 percent).
Faircloth was named a finalist in Ethical Corporation's Responsible Business Awards for the 2017 Sustainability Leader of the Year, and the company's Energy Treasure Hunts program was also recognized by the organization for Employee Engagement of the Year. For eight consecutive years, Hanes has won the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Energy Star Sustained Excellence/Partner of the Year award - the only apparel company to earn Sustained Excellence honors. The company ranks No. 194 on Newsweek magazine's green list of 500 largest U.S. companies for environmental achievement.For more information on HanesBrands' award-winning environmental sustainability efforts, visit www.HanesForGood.com. HanesBrands HanesBrands is a socially responsible leading marketer of everyday basic innerwear and activewear apparel in the Americas, Europe, Australia and Asia-Pacific. The company markets T-shirts, bras, panties, shapewear, underwear, socks, hosiery, and activewear under some of the world's strongest apparel brands, including Hanes, Champion, Maidenform, DIM, Bali, Playtex, Bonds, JMS/Just My Size, Nur Die/Nur Der, L'eggs, Lovable, Wonderbra, Berlei, Alternative, Bras N Things and Gear for Sports. More information about the company and its award-winning corporate social responsibility initiatives may be found at www.Hanes.com/corporate. Connect with HanesBrands via social media on Twitter ( @HanesBrands) and Facebook ( www.facebook.com/hanesbrandsinc).