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Lowe's Joins How2Recycle® Label Program

CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA, October 19, 2021 — How2Recycle is thrilled to welcome Lowe’s Companies, Inc. into the How2Recycle label program.

Lowe’s, a FORTUNE® 50 home improvement company, proudly delivers products and services that improve customers’ lives, and is committed to sustainability practices including decreasing the environmental impact of the products they offer. By adding the How2Recycle label to its private brand packaging by 2025, Lowe’s hopes to educate and empower consumers on the proper disposal of product packaging and reduce landfill waste.

“Our partnership with How2Recycle aligns with our ongoing commitment to help our customers live more sustainably at home and reduce the impact of the products we sell,” says Chris Cassell, Lowe’s Sr. Director of Corporate Sustainability. “Adding the How2Recycle label on our private brand packaging helps us provide clear and concise recycling information to empower our customers to confidently recycle more of their favorite Lowe’s home improvement products.”

We are proud to be the first national home improvement retailer to join the How2Recycle program and work with other leading companies to educate customers and help them recycle more and recycle better. To learn more about Lowe’s commitment to sustainability, visit https://corporate.lowes.com/our-responsibilities.

About Lowe’s

Lowe’s Companies, Inc. (NYSE: LOW) is a FORTUNE® 50 home improvement company serving approximately 20 million customers a week in the United States and Canada. With fiscal year 2020 sales of nearly $90 billion, Lowe’s and its related businesses operate or service more than 2,200 home improvement and hardware stores and employ over 300,000 associates. Based in Mooresville, N.C., Lowe’s supports the communities it serves through programs focused on creating safe, affordable housing and helping to develop the next generation of skilled trade experts. For more information, visit Lowes.com.

About How2Recycle

The How2Recycle® label is a U.S. and Canada-based standardized labeling system that clearly communicates recycling instructions to the public. Over 400 brand owners and retailers are members of How2Recycle, and tens of thousands of products carry the How2Recycle label in the marketplace. How2Recycle is a project of the Sustainable Packaging Coalition®, a membership-based group that brings together businesses, educational institutions, and government agencies to collectively broaden the understanding of packaging sustainability and develop meaningful improvements for packaging solutions. For more information, follow us on Twitter @How2Recycle or go to our website at www.How2Recycle.info. Companies interested in joining How2Recycle can visit http://www.how2recycle.info/join for more information or contact [email protected].

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