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Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) at Post

At Post Consumer Brands®, we make lives better by making delicious food accessible for all. We achieve our shared purpose by doing business the right way and investing in efforts to create positive change for people and our communities.

Watch Our CSR Commitments in Action

Besides our love for cereal, one thing all Post employees have in common is their shared passion for making lives better. Discover how we do right for our employees, our customers, and the environment.

Making an Impact on Our People, Communities and the Planet

Post is home to cereals and products that families across North America love, and sometimes depend on for affordable nutrition. That is a responsibility we take seriously. We are proud of our employees’ efforts to make Post a more equitable and sustainable company that people love to work at. But this is only the beginning.

Learn more about where we have been and where we are going with our corporate social responsibility initiatives.


Environmental Sustainability

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Community Impact

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Our People

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Environmental Sustainability

Reducing Our Carbon Footprint and Eliminating Waste

As a key player in the food CPG industry, it is on us to preserve our natural resources and prioritize sustainability when making your favorite cereals. Discover how Post is working toward goals like reducing greenhouse gas emissions 30% by 2030 and designing our packaging to be 100% recyclable by 2025.

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Community Impact

Giving Back Through Local Volunteering and Nonprofit Donations

For over 125 years, Post employees have contributed volunteer time and donations directly to their local communities, in addition to companywide partnerships with organizations like Second Harvest Heartland and the Greater Twin Cities United Way. Learn about our collective efforts toward making food and education more accessible for all.

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Our People

Keeping Our Workplaces Safe and Equitable

Post is committed to empowering our employees by prioritizing safety, well-being and career development. Discover how our above and beyond approach to safety contributes to an incident rate less than 50% the industry average, and our variety of educational programs and resources that drive equity, inclusion, and career growth opportunities.

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2023 Environmental, Social and Governance Report

Post Holdings Inc.®, Post Consumer Brands’ parent company, is also committed to making a positive impact on the planet and local communities. Learn about our combined efforts and progress toward our goals in Post Holdings’ 2023 Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) report.

Our Latest Corporate Social Responsibility Efforts

You trust us to responsibly produce food for you and your family, and our employees trust us to create a safe work environment where they are respected and valued. Read our news stories to learn how our consistently evolving corporate social responsibility programs and processes drive that responsibility.

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How Have Our Interns Been Spending Their Time with Post Consumer Brands?

Hear directly from our summer interns on their experiences working with us this summer.

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United Way Day of Action 2023: Post Employees Help Assemble Backpacks for Minnesota Students

Post partnered with Greater Twin Cities United Way to empower local students and support education by packing 1,200 backpacks through Action Day activities.

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Post’s Battle Creek, Michigan Plant Provides $130,000 in Grant Funding

18 non-profits within the Battle Creek community are receiving funding for projects and furthering their missions.

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Post Employees Provide Nearly 58,000 Meals to Families As Part of Annual ‘Ingredients for Good’ Volunteer Initiative

In April, Post Consumer Brands employees came together for our annual “Ingredients for Good” initiative to provide nearly 58,000 meals for local families facing food insecurity. Check out the recap!

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Environmental initiatives save water and increase efficiency

Post Consumer Brands manufacturing plants work to optimize water usage by implementing sustainable practices.

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Six Corporate Social Responsibility Initiatives at Post Making a Positive Impact

Hear about Post’s latest corporate social responsibility initiatives to protect the environment, give back to local communities and empower our people.

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Fighting Food Waste: Meet our Niagara Falls Zero-Waste-to-Landfill Cereal Plant

Post’s Niagara Falls cereal manufacturing plant has been a zero-waste-to-landfill facility for over five years thanks to our dedicated employees! Get an inside look at what zero-waste processes look like at Post.

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Pursuing Sustainable Alternative Energy Sources at Post

Learn about Post’s efforts to protect the environment through choosing sustainable alternative energy sources – with programs for water reduction, waste management and more.

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Better Together Foundation Uplifts People Facing Hardships in Our Communities

At Post, our passions reach beyond just cereal. Learn about Post’s employee-funded giving back foundation, the Better Together Foundation, and causes and organizations the Foundation has supported since 1966.

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Post’s Culture of Giving Back: Volunteer Programs, Food Donations and More

Hear from employees about ways Post prioritizes giving back to our local communities through volunteer programs, fundraiser events, food donations and more.