SUSTAINABLE PRODUCTION

As part of its Sustainable Production Program, the studio’s Sustainability Department works with its direct production features and U.S.-based Sony Pictures Television scripted television shows to support Sony Pictures’ corporate environmental targets. Establishing environmental impact-reduction strategies is at the core of each production’s operations. Further, on-screen opportunities are seized when content-appropriate to positively portray sustainable behaviors.

OUR MISSION:

CARBON 

Complete a Production Environmental Accounting Report.

BEST PRACTICES 

Adhere to environmental impact-reduction actions by department; complete checklists, and support industry eco-friendly vendors.

ON-SCREEN 

Raise awareness by modeling sustainable behaviors and showcasing eco-messaging.

LUMBER 

Purchase FSC Lauan (meranti), Revolution Ply® and/or other approved, environmentally–sustainable ply products.

FOOD/WATER 

Donate excess, unserved food and request waste vendor to compost food waste. Reduce to strive to eliminate disposable water bottle purchases.

ALTERNATIVE POWER 

Reduce the use of fossil fuels and promote alternatives, specifically solar and renewable fuels to lower carbon emissions. Encourage the use of energy-efficient technology such as LEDs.