Purpose of Guide


The purpose of this document is to provide resources to suppliers and consumers so that they can understand the goals of the Walmart U.S. and Sam’s Club U.S. stores Commitment on Sustainable Chemistry in Consumables. This document follows the organization of the Commitment and provides a description, resources, and measurement approach for each element of the Commitment.

CY 2017 Walmart Sustainable Chemistry Commitment Report

This document captures our Commitment to Sustainable Chemistry and includes:

  • Section I: Background
  • Section II: Scope & Definitions
  • Section II A: Transparency (Description, Measurement, Resources)
  • Section II B: Advancing Safer Formulation of Products (Description, Measurement, Resources)
  • Section II C: Advancing our Assortment (Description, Measurement, Resources)
  • Appendices 1-7
  • Frequently Asked Questions