New Meta Sustainability Account Launches on Instagram
Meta Sustainability has launched on Instagram at @MetaSustainability. The account spotlights shareable research and Reels from Meta and its partners, while also featuring climate creator content.April 25, 2023
Every tree counts
The increase in atmospheric carbon dioxide levels and associated climate change has had a dramatic impact on the Earth’s biosphere, ranging from drought and wildfires to the loss of biodiversity. Forests play a central role in the carbon dioxide cycle, pulling carbon dioxide from the atmosphere and storing the carbon in their biomass.April 18, 2023
What Makes a Data Center Sustainable?
Data centers enable everything we do online, from powering the internet to making digital communication and connection possible. But what does it really mean for a data center to be sustainable?April 17, 2023
Building with Mushrooms to Reduce Drywall Waste — or Cooking Up a New Future for Data Center Construction
Each year, 660 million tons of construction waste goes to landfills or incinerators in the U.S. alone. Indeed, with each new data center, Meta sends tons of drywall debris to the trash since most local facilities do not have systems in place to recycle or recover drywall.April 10, 2023
Sustainability for Business
We see our shared responsibility for the planet as a sustainable opportunity for businesses big and small. In 2021, we introduced our first EMEA program for small and medium-sized enterprises. Today, working with the SME Climate Hub and our partners across Europe, Meta Boost Guide to Green provides training and resources to help users grow their businesses sustainably.
Learn more about how companies are working with Meta to transform their own sustainability journeys — and how our technologies and insights can help yours too. Our Sustainability for Business site provides resources for advertisers to find ways to decarbonize.
Climate Science Center
The Climate Science Center increases access to authoritative climate information from the world’s leading climate science sources and experts. Since its inception, more than 60 million people globally have visited the platform, with an average of 100,000 visitors every day.
Small Businesses Key in Tackling Climate ChangeOctober 4, 2022
Instagram Creators Amplify Meta’s Sustainability Efforts with ReelsAugust 15, 2022
Our Largest Ever Climate Survey Can Inform Policies, Research and Campaigns Around the WorldJune 29, 2022
Green concrete: Using AI to reduce concrete’s carbon footprintJune 28, 2022
How Meta is Approaching Net ZeroDecember 9, 2021
3 Things to Know About Engaging Employees in SustainabilityNovember 5, 2021
Facebook is committed to being water positive by 2030August 19, 2021
2021 Sustainability Report
We envision a just and equitable transition to a zero-carbon economy and are working to scale inclusive solutions that help create a healthier planet for all.