Tai Wen, IKEA forestry specialist
CLIMATE & ENERGY
In 2011, our 60 operational wind turbines combined with the solar panel installations on 40 IKEA buildings generated around 12% of the electricity needed to run our stores and distribution centres.
More than half of the energy used for IKEA buildings comes from renewable sources.
Nearly 90% of all waste in IKEA stores is recycled or used for
IKEA was the first retailer in the world to introduce 100% traceable UTZ Certified cocoa, in the form of a chocolate bar.
We have some 15 organic products in our Swedish Food Market range, like jam, coffee, pasta and more. We also serve organic food in the IKEA restaurants.