Jabil Releases Social and Environmental Responsibility Report

July 18, 2016

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Jabil Circuit, Inc. (NYSE: JBL) today released its Fiscal 2015 Social and Environmental Responsibility (SER) Report detailing the company's global SER strategy and performance.

This is the third year the company has released a SER Report, which follows GRI G4 guidelines. Highlights include:

  • Receiving conflict minerals declarations from nearly 4,000 suppliers, achieving 94 percent of the company's goal.
  • Reducing the total recordable injury rate — which includes all injuries and illnesses that require medical attention beyond first aid — to 0.25, a 15 percent reduction from Fiscal 2014.
  • Impacted more than 240,000 colleagues, family and community members in Asia with critical health knowledge through the HERhealth program.
  • Reducing emissions intensity by 4.5 percent.

"We've worked hard to positively impact the world in which we live and operate. As global leaders look to address climate change and increase resiliency Jabil is considering how we can contribute to those goals. We are committed to reporting on our progress and inviting stakeholders to partner with us to make a positive impact," said Eric Austermann, Jabil's vice president of Social and Environmental Responsibility.

Jabil's 2015 Social and Environmental Responsibility Report can be downloaded from the Jabil Cares section of www.jabil.com/jabil-cares/.

About Jabil

Jabil is an electronic product solutions company providing comprehensive electronics design, production and product management services to global electronics and technology companies. Offering complete product supply chain management from facilities in 28 countries, Jabil provides comprehensive, individualized-focused solutions to customers in a broad range of industries. Jabil common stock is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol, "JBL". Further information is available on Jabil's website: jabil.com.

Jabil Circuit, Inc.
Investor & Media Contact:
Beth Walters, 727-803-3511
Senior Vice President, Investor Relations & Communications

Source: Jabil Circuit, Inc.

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