Sustainablity

Green Initiatives

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

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1903: Water Power

Produced slate pencils, chalk & crayons

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2010: Solar Farm

30,000 panels generate 1.9 MW power

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2013: ColourCycle

Free marker recovery program

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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.

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ColourCycle Marker Recovery

Our North American K‑12 Marker Recovery Program that converts plastic into energy.

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Reforested Coloured Pencils

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

Reforested colored pencils
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Reduced Footprint

Goal set to be carbon negative by 2022

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Campus Recycling

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

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Edwin’s Garden

Employee-run farm donates 1 ton vegetables/​year