This is Covanta’s fifth comprehensive sustainability report, covering our global operations through the end of the 2018 calendar year. Additional relevant information is also provided about activities in 2019. Our reporting objective is to be comprehensive and transparent in our disclosures regarding Covanta’s sustainability management approaches, strategies, activities and performance. This report has been prepared in accordance with the GRI Sustainability Reporting Standards: Core option.

  • The Progress on Goals section highlights our performance toward our goals.
  • The Performance Tables provide economic, operational, environmental and workforce data. The scope of data coverage is described in footnotes to each table.
  • The GRI Content Index provides detailed information on our adherence to the GRI Sustainability Reporting Standards.
  • The SASB Table provides reporting information in accordance with meeting the Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB) disclosure requirements.
  • View Awards and Recognitions received by Covanta for Environmental, Safety and Business performance.
  • Visit the Report Archive to download our past sustainability, progress and other relevant reports in PDF format.