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2011 Corporate Social Responsibility Report

Key Performance Indicators

MATERIALS

IMPACT AREA: MATERIALS

Alt text to go hereObjective: Reduce overall use of virgin materials in products

Target: Increase post-consumer recycled content in supplies, hardware and packaging

2011 Progress: Lexmark expanded its utilization of post-consumer recycled plastics in the manufacture of cartridges, hardware and packaging.

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MATERIAL CONSERVATION

IMPACT AREA: MATERIAL CONSERVATION

Alt text to go hereObjective: Recover hardware and reduce waste associated with our products

Target: Achieve a 30 percent increase in hardware collection and recycling (2007-2014)

2011 Progress: Lexmark recycled more than 5,500 metric tons of electronic waste in the United States, Canada and Europe in 2011.

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CLIMATE CHANGE

IMPACT AREA: CLIMATE CHANGE

Alt text to go hereObjective: Reduce greenhouse gas emissions

Target: Reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 20 percent (2005-2017)

2011 Progress: Lexmark reduced its total greenhouse gas emissions by 29 percent from 2005 to 2011.

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WATER

IMPACT AREA: WATER

Alt text to go hereObjective: Conserve and reuse water

Target:
Reduce water usage 20 percent (2005-2017)

2011 Progress:
Lexmark achieved a 39 percent reduction in water usage versus baseline year 2005.


Target: Complete Lexmark’s six point water conservation plan by the end of 2017

2011 Progress: Lexmark has addressed all points of this water conservation plan. Please refer to this chart in the water usage section of this report.

WASTE

IMPACT AREA: WASTE

Alt text to go hereObjective: Minimize waste

Target: Achieve a 20 percent reduction in waste generated (2007-2017)

2011 Progress:
Lexmark has exceeded this goal with a hazardous waste reduction of 61 percent in 2011.


Target: Achieve a 25 percent improvement in the amount of waste that our plants currently recycle (2007-2011)

2011 Progress: Lexmark has achieved a 24 percent improvement in the recycled waste volume. (2007-2011).


Target: Achieve a 30 percent increase in hardware collection and recycling (2007-2011)

2011 Progress: Lexmark has increased its hardware collection rate by 48 percent from 2010 to 2011 and will continue to work toward the 2014 goal.

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ENERGY

IMPACT AREA: ENERGY

Alt text to go hereObjective: Conserve energy (reduce use of fossil fuels)

Target: Achieve a 20 percent reduction in electricity consumption for headquarters, manufacturing and development (2005-2017)

2011 Progress: Lexmark’s use of indirect energy decreased by 20 percent from 2005 to 2011. This decrease is a result of more energy-efficient operations, reductions in facility space and reductions in production.

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LOCAL COMMUNITIES

IMPACT AREA: LOCAL COMMUNITIES

Alt text to go hereObjective: Reduce environmental footprint in local communities

Target:
Participate in at least one community environmental program, preferably a watershed protection or reforestation project, per location per year

2011 Progress:
Lexmark owned or leased manufacturing and research and development facilities participated in multiple environmental outreach activities.

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EMPLOYEE ENGAGEMENT

IMPACT AREA: EMPLOYEE ENGAGEMENT

Alt text to go hereObjective: Increase participation in community volunteer efforts

Target: Company employees have committed to 20 years worth – or 175,200 hours – of volunteer service in 2011

2011 Progress:
Lexmark achieved 80% of the volunteer service goal and will continue to work towards achieving this goal in 2012. Please refer to the Commitment to Volunteerism section of this report.


Objective: Engagement Survey

Target: Increase the employee engagement index favorable response from 65 to 69 percent before the next survey

2011 Progress:
Managers continued to hold engagement ("stay") conversations with employees in 2011 and scored an 84 percent in overall employee engagement in the 2011 Great Places to Work in Kentucky survey.

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SUPPLIERS

IMPACT AREA: SUPPLIERS

Alt text to go hereObjective: Continued participation in the Carbon Disclosure Project

Target: Continued participation in the Carbon Disclosure Project, including Supply Chain Leadership Collaboration (CDP SCLC)

2011 Progress:
Lexmark continues to participate in the CDP and CDP SCLC.

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