Our Sustainability Journey

As a family business, Southwire proudly continues building on our commitment to environmental stewardship and corporate sustainability by prioritizing stakeholder expectations, and supporting the wellbeing of our communities and the environment in which we live. To help us meet this commitment, we organize our sustainability strategy around five core tenets: Growing Green, Living Well, Giving Back, Doing Right and Building Worth.

Sustainability News

Southwire’s El Paso Plant Reapproved as a VPP Star Site

January 17, 2023

Southwire’s plant located in El Paso, Texas, has been reapproved as a Voluntary Protection Programs (VPP) Star site from the Occupational Health and Safety Administration (OSHA).

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Southwire Partners with Spring Health to Provide Mental Health Benefits

December 07, 2022

As the company seeks to sustain a culture that acknowledges the importance of mental health and wellness, Southwire has announced a partnership with Spring Health, a new Employee Assistance Program (EAP).

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Southwire Nears Completion of State-of-the-Art Copper Rod Plant in Carrollton, Ga.

November 29, 2022

As part of more than a billion-dollar modernization commitment across its footprint, Southwire is nearing the completion of construction on a new, state-of-the art rod plant in Carrollton, Ga

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Southwire Announces Investment with Sinclair Digital Services

November 22, 2022

Supporting the company's growth strategy and building toward its goal to remain generationally-sustainable, Southwire is pleased to announce a new commercial investment with Sinclair Digital Services, Inc.

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Southwire’s Starkville Plant Receives VPP Recertification

October 19, 2022

Southwire’s plant located in Starkville, Miss., has received a three-year Occupational Health and Safety \(OSHA\) Voluntary Protection Program \(VPP\) recertification.

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Our Core Tenets

Our five core tenets allow us to deepen our vision and commitments by strengthening and aligning our programs, goals and governance. Driven by the highest standard of excellence, we appreciate the need for continued improvement and are proud that our results continue to build a stronger Southwire.

Our Vision

At Southwire, our employees are The People Behind the Power of what is possible. We seek to discover, develop and distribute strong and sustainable solutions that exceed the expectations of our stakeholders around the world.

Our Commitment

Southwire is committed to inspire the lives we touch by developing innovative systems and solutions, exercising environmental stewardship and enhancing the well-being of our communities as We Deliver Power...Responsibly® through our core tenets.

Carbon Zero

Southwire set a goal to achieve 100% carbon zero energy by 2025.
Carbon Zero

Governance

Our strong governance structure drives Southwire’s culture of accountability.
Governance

Metrics at a Glance

We report a number of key metrics that help measure our sustainability performance year over year.
Metrics at a Glance

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