About This Report
This report covers the period from January 1, 2022 to December 31, 2022, for Whirlpool Corporation’s operations. Unless otherwise noted in the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) Index, Sustainability Report Data Appendix or External Limited Assurance report, the boundary of this report includes 100% of our manufacturing sites, major non-manufacturing facilities and 100% of our own workforce in all countries in which we operate, including divested entities for the period for which they were owned by Whirlpool Corporation during the year and excluding our InSinkErator business, which we acquired on October 31, 2022. Wherever possible, we have guided readers to additional sources of information, including our corporate website and annual financial reports. Our previous annual sustainability reports and a downloadable Sustainability Report Data Appendix can be found at: whirlpoolcorp.com/environmental-sustainability/.
This report has been prepared based on definitions established in the GRI standards. The GRI Sustainability Reporting Standards are developed with true multi-stakeholder contributions and rooted in the public interest. This report also includes our Sustainable Accounting Standards Board (SASB) Index and Task Force on Climate-Related Financial Disclosures (TCFD) framework reporting. Additionally, we obtained limited third-party assurance from Ernst & Young LLP (EY) on our 2022 reported metrics for greenhouse gas emissions, energy, inclusion and diversity, health and safety, and metrics disclosed in accordance with the SASB Index. For more information about this report, please contact us at ESG@whirlpool.com.
Amana, Bauknecht, Brastemp, Consul, Hotpoint*, Indesit, JennAir, KitchenAid, Maytag, Whirlpool, Yummly, Insinkerator and the design of the stand mixer are trademarks of Whirlpool Corporation or its wholly or majority-owned affiliates.
United Way, Habitat for Humanity, Boys & Girls Clubs of America, and certain other trademarks are owned by their respective companies.
*Whirlpool Corporation ownership of the Hotpoint brand in Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) and Asia Pacific regions is not affiliated with the Hotpoint brand sold in the Americas.