Press Releases

Kohler Co.’s Innovation For Good Program Recognized as Changemaker with 2018 Mahatma Award

Oct 2018
Kohler Co. has been presented with a 2018 Mahatma Award for Social Good for its “Innovation for Good” (IfG) efforts. Laura Kohler, Senior Vice President-Human Resources, Stewardship & Sustainability for Kohler Co., accepted the award on behalf of IfG and Kohler Co. in New York City during the recently held UN General Assembly.

KOHLER Relief Trailer Provides Support Following Hurricane Florence

Oct 2018
Kohler Co., a global leader in kitchen and bath products and power systems, has developed a portable showering experience to assist volunteers following hurricanes and other disasters.

Kohler Releases 2017 Sustainability and Stewardship Report

Sep 2018
Kohler Co., a global leader in the design and manufacture of kitchen and bath products, has released its second public sustainability and stewardship report. The report examines Kohler’s efforts to positively impact the environment and global communities.

Product Transparency

Jun 2018
Kohler has released its first Declare human health product labels for two popular enameled cast iron fixtures – the Villager® bathtub and the Brockway™ sink.

KOHLER Waste Lab

Apr 2017
In honor of Earth Day, Kohler Co. is showcasing its work to repurpose industrial waste materials via a Facebook Live panel discussion.

Wind Power Investment

Mar 2018
Kohler Co. today announced a 15-year agreement to purchase 100 megawatts of wind power per year from the Diamond Vista wind farm located near Salina, Kansas.

UW-Madison Engineering Donation

Feb 2018
Kohler Co. and UW Madison College of Engineering leaders today dedicated the new KOHLER Innovation Visualization Studio in Wendt Commons

Kohler Co. Honored as "Green Master"

Dec 2017
Kohler Co. was recognized as a 2017 Green Master by the Wisconsin Sustainable Business Council and the Green Master Program at the organization’s annual conference.

Operation Agua Donations Reach $1.1 Million

Nov 2017
Operation Agua, a crowdsourced campaign to provide safe drinking water to the people of Puerto Rico, has received $1.1 million in donations.

Green Building Industry Recognizes Kohler for Vision, Leadership

Nov 2017
The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) has named Kohler, a global manufacturer of kitchen and bath products, the winner of its 2017 Ray Anderson Radical Industrialism Award at its leadership awards luncheon held in conjunction with the Greenbuild International Conference and Expo in Boston.

Kohler's Support of Watersense® Program Once Again Earns EPA Recognition

Oct 2017
Kohler Co. has earned its fifth consecutive Sustained Excellence Award from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).