Does 3M really support Sustainability?
business. 3M has a strong position on sustainability, recognizing that it is not only the right thing to do, but it is also good business. The company has set a goal to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 30 percent by 2020, and it has been able to achieve reductions of more than 25 percent since 2007. 3M has also been able to save $100 million in energy costs over the past five years through its sustainability initiatives.