Environmental Responsibility

General Dynamics is committed to reducing our global environmental impacts across our business, from increasing our recycling goals to decreasing energy usage.

General Dynamics:

  • operates our facilities in compliance with all applicable environmental laws and regulations, and in a way that is protective of the health and safety of our employees, surrounding communities and the environment;
  • strives to be a leader in improving environmental quality, by minimizing waste and emissions, reusing and recycling, reducing the use of natural resources and promoting pollution prevention efforts throughout the company;
  • reviews our facilities and programs on a regular basis and establishes goals for continuous improvement in the environmental arena;
  • integrates environmental considerations into business planning and decisions, including in design, procurement, production, facilities management and product support;
  • promotes a workplace in which all employees are properly trained to comply with applicable environmental laws and regulations, to meet environmental program goals and to take personal responsibility for protecting the environment;
  • works with our customers to meet their environmental needs and goals consistent with the company's environmental compliance and management programs; and
  • implements a management system for environmental matters at each business unit that is compliant with the most current edition of ISO 14001.

Greenhouse Gas Emissions