The Dairy Sustainability Alliance®

Working together to improve, measure and communicate dairy’s role in a sustainable food system.

who we are

The Dairy Sustainability Alliance® is a multi-stakeholder group consisting of individuals from across the dairy community. Through in-person meetings, webinars and newsletters, Dairy Sustainability Alliance® members share knowledge, collaborate on issues affecting the industry at large and accelerate progress toward common sustainability goals.





Industry Suppliers

Food Service & Retail


Dairy Checkoff

Civil Society

Agricultural Groups

building Collaboration

The Dairy Sustainability Alliance® values and facilitates stakeholder engagement in U.S. dairy’s social responsibility initiatives and goals. Sustainability Alliance members provide subject matter expertise, discuss goal setting and appropriate measures of progress, and collaborate on the shared journey of continuous improvement.

Metric Development Process

become a MEMBER

Organizations all along the dairy supply chain join the Dairy Sustainability Alliance® because they are committed to being leaders in sustainability and to demonstrating their desire and ability to further the dairy community’s social responsibility goals. If you’re interested in joining the Dairy Sustainability Alliance®, please contact Angela Hessinger.

Learn more about Dairy Sustainability Alliance® membership.

Download Membership Terms

U.S. Dairy Sustainability AWARDS

Our awards celebrate the collaborations, partnerships and innovations across dairy that are aimed at furthering a socially responsible, economically viable and environmentally sound community.

Meet 2020 Award Winners and Sponsors

sustainability REPORT

The Innovation Center for U.S. Dairy® published its seventh progress report to update stakeholders on the status of our Sustainability Commitment. Through this shared commitment, the U.S. dairy industry works together pre-competitively to provide consumers with the nutritious dairy products they want, in a way that makes the industry, people and planet economically, environmentally and socially better.

Read the Report

upcoming EVENTS

Check out upcoming events of the Dairy Sustainability Alliance®, from the U.S. Dairy Sustainability Awards to the Dairy Sustainability Forum and the Sustainable Agriculture Summit. 

See Upcoming Events

*The Innovation Center for U.S. Dairy follows all applicable antitrust regulations. Each company is encouraged to exercise its own independent business judgment regarding whether or not to participate in this initiative and if so how. None of the suggested activities will take any action toward antitrust prohibited subject matters such as pricing, allocation of customers or markets, boycotts, or refusals to deal or any other matter that could be construed as a combination in restraint of trade.

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