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A healthy planet is everyone’s mission.

reduction goal by 2034 in greenhouse gas emissions by General Dynamics
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years GDIT has partnered with agencies in environmental initiatives
We’re committed to sustainable practices in our day-to-day operations, from efficiently using energy and materials to educating our employees on how to be better stewards of the planet. Our commitment to sustainable practices is embedded in all of our operations.

Track energy consumption and greenhouse gas emissions with a 40% emission reduction target by General Dynamics.

Consolidate facilities to create space efficiencies and enhance employee collaboration.

Standardize waste and recycling practices.

Support telework and flexible work schedules to reduce commuting.

Achieve internationally recognized Environmental and Safety Management System Certifications to ISO 14001 and ISO 45001. Read our QEHS Policy Statement and Commitment.

Greening our IT footprint, IT equipment and supply chain.

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Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions

General Dynamics is committed to reducing greenhouse gas emissions and solid waste, and promoting the sustainability of our global environment through each of its business units.

General Dynamics publicly reports greenhouse gas emissions and its approach to climate change through the annual CDP reporting process. General Dynamics scored a B for Climate Change in 2023, demonstrating that it addresses the environmental impacts of its business and ensures good environmental management.

General Dynamics has established a company-wide greenhouse gas reduction target of 40% by 2034, with a 2019 baseline.

Corporate Responsibility Report

The General Dynamics 2023 Corporate Sustainability Report shows how we are working to reduce our environmental impact, protect human rights, promote a diverse and inclusive workforce, and support the welfare, health and safety of our 100,000 GD employees worldwide.


Protecting our changing world.

For over 40 years, we have partnered with federal agencies to lead research and action in environmental initiatives protecting our changing world. Our solutions support our nation’s scientific agencies to ensure the air, water, land and climate are protected now and for generations to come.