Owens Corning

Owens Corning

Owens Corning is a global building and industrial materials leader. The company’s three integrated businesses are dedicated to the manufacture and advancement of a broad range of insulation, roofing and fiberglass composite materials. Leveraging the talents of 19,000 employees in 33 countries, Owens Corning provides innovative products and sustainable solutions that address energy efficiency, product safety, renewable energy, durable infrastructure, and labor productivity. These solutions provide a material difference to the company’s customers and make the world a better place. Based in Toledo, Ohio, USA, the company posted 2020 sales of $7.1 billion. Founded in 1938, it has been a Fortune 500® company for 66 consecutive years. For more information, please visit www.owenscorning.com.

Owens Corning achieved their initial energy intensity reduction goal in 2018

Owens Corning received a 2018 Better Practice Award for launching the Composites Solutions Business Energy Team Challenge with cash prizes to inspire competition between plant energy teams to reduce energy intensity.

Owens Corning received a 2021 Better Project Award for implementing an advanced HVAC control system at two facilities that optimizes the use of outside air and adjusts equipment sequences and setpoints, saving a combined $350,000 per year.

NAICS 327, Nonmetallic Mineral Product Manufacturing

Date of Pledge: September 2009

Owens Corning develops, manufactures and markets insulation, roofing and fiberglass composites. Global in scope and human in scale, the company’s market-leading businesses use their deep expertise in materials, manufacturing and building science to develop products and systems that save energy and improve comfort in commercial and residential buildings. Through its glass reinforcements business, the company makes thousands of products lighter, stronger and more durable.

Buildings Challenge Commitment
62Plants
Energy Goals
28%Reduction in Energy Intensity
Progress
16.7%Cumulative (vs. Baseline)
Energy Goals
12%Reduction in Energy Intensity
Progress
Goal Achieved15%Cumulative (vs. Baseline)