Reduces Year-Over-Year Carbon Dioxide Emissions by 22 Percent,
Municipal Waste by 20 Percent and Hazardous Waste by 16 Percent
IRVINE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
Skyworks Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ: SWKS), an innovator of high
performance analog semiconductors connecting people, places and things,
today released its 2016
Sustainability Report, a voluntary public document that provides a
comprehensive self-assessment of the company's commitment to sustainable
business practices. The report highlights Skyworks' record efficiency
improvements in energy and water use, reductions in municipal and
hazardous waste and progress across environmental, labor, supply chain,
health, safety, ethics and community activities.
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"Skyworks' unit sales and revenue reached all-time highs in fiscal 2016
as global demand for our connectivity solutions continued to
accelerate," said Steven C. Machuga, vice president of worldwide
operations for Skyworks. "In meeting this record demand, Skyworks never
wavered in its commitment to sustainability. We are proud to be
incorporating sustainable business practices within our own facilities
as well as our supply chain, working towards improving operations and
aligning with customers to build a better tomorrow."
Skyworks continued its trend of manufacturing products with decreased
environmental impact (per 1,000 production units). Year-over-year,
Lessened its carbon dioxide emissions by 22 percent
Lowered its hazardous waste generation rate by 16 percent
Reduced its energy usage rate by 13 percent
Decreased its water consumption rate by 12 percent
The report and other sustainability information can be found on
Skyworks Solutions, Inc. is empowering the wireless networking
revolution. Our highly innovative analog semiconductors are connecting
people, places and things spanning a number of new and previously
unimagined applications within the automotive, broadband, cellular
infrastructure, connected home, industrial, medical, military,
smartphone, tablet and wearable markets.
Skyworks is a global company with engineering, marketing, operations,
sales and support facilities located throughout Asia, Europe and North
America and is a member of the S&P 500® and Nasdaq-100® market indices
(NASDAQ: SWKS). For more information, please visit Skyworks' website at: www.skyworksinc.com.
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timely and accurately predict market requirements and evolving industry
standards and to identify opportunities in new markets; our ability to
develop, manufacture, and market innovative products and avoid product
obsolescence; our ability to compete in the marketplace and achieve
market acceptance of our products; the availability and pricing of
third-party semiconductor foundry, assembly and test capacity, raw
materials and supplier components; the quality of our products;
economic, social, military and geo-political conditions in the countries
in which we, our customers or our suppliers operate, including security
and health risks, possible disruptions in transportation networks and
fluctuations in foreign currency exchange rates; changes in laws,
regulations and/or policies that could adversely affect either (i) the
economy and our customers' demand for our products or (ii) the financial
markets and our ability to raise capital; and other risks and
uncertainties identified in the "Risk Factors" section of Skyworks' most
recent Annual Report on Form 10-K (and/or Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q)
as filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC"). Copies of
Skyworks' SEC filings can be obtained, free of charge, on Skyworks'
or at the SEC's website (www.sec.gov).
Any forward-looking statements contained in this press release are made
only as of the date hereof, and we undertake no obligation to update or
revise the forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new
information, future events or otherwise.
Note to Editors: Skyworks and Skyworks Solutions are trademarks or
registered trademarks of Skyworks Solutions, Inc. or its subsidiaries in
the United States and in other countries. All other brands and names
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