Green Initiatives

Crayola cares about the environment and responsibly makes the products you love.

Original Crayola Factory

1903: Water Power

Produced slate pencils, chalk & crayons

Crayola's Solar Power Farm

2010: Solar Farm

30,000 panels generate 1.9 MW power

Crayola Markers

2020: 100% Renewable

All renewable energy for US manufacturing

100% Renewable Energy

We invest in 100% renewable energy from solar power for US manufacturing. Enough to make over 3 billion crayons & 700 million markers a year.

100 renewable energy

Reforested Coloured Pencils

Crayola Coloured Pencils are produced with wood from well-managed forests to help preserve resources.

Reforested colored pencils
Reduce Our Footprint

Reduced Footprint

Goal set to be carbon negative by 2022

Campus Recycling

Campus Recycling

Empolyee-collected materials save 2,100+ tons/​year

Edwins Community Garden

Edwin’s Garden

Employee-run farm donates 1 ton vegetables/​year

Illustrated Crayon Character