Sustainability at Thermo King



​Our commitment to sustainability extends to the environmental impacts of our people, operations, and products and services. As a global enterprise leading the way to a more sustainable future, Thermo King is focused on keeping transported food and perishables safe and fresh; delivering efficient and reliable small transportation solutions; heating, cooling and automating homes and buildings; and enhancing industrial productivity. From the efficiency of our buildings to our progress in managing energy, water and waste, we continue to find ways to reduce the company's impact on the environment and embed sustainability throughout our businesses.

Thermo King improves the quality of life through innovative and sustainable solutions that help our customers deliver temperature-critical products to people around the world safely and efficiently. Thermo King pioneered transport refrigeration 80 years ago, and we continue to build on our legacy of leadership as we enhance the quality of life for generations to come. 



There are 795 million people in the world who do not have enough food to eat.

There are 795 million people in the world who do not have enough food to eat.

One-third of the food produced globally for human consumption is wasted, which creates ~8% of global GHG emissions.

One-third of the food produced globally for human consumption is wasted, which creates ~8% of global GHG emissions

We know that more than 25% of food waste can be reduced by applying cold chain technology.

We know that more than 25% of food waste can be reduced by applying cold chain technology.

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Our People

We have a diverse team of inventive, collaborative and talented people who share a willingness to help, who are proud of their work and their company, and who are continuously looking for better ways to do things.

Our employees are committed to exceeding customer expectations. This commitment, in turn, leads to the operational excellence that ultimately drives growth, top-tier performance and better outcomes for society and the planet.