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2014-09-19 08:22:33

Company Makes Prestigious List for Fourth Consecutive Year COLUMBUS, Ga., Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Aflac, the leading provider of voluntary insurance in the United States, announced today that the company has been named to the 2014 Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) North America list. This is the fourth consecutive year that Aflac has appeared on the prestigious list. In the 2014 survey, Aflac exceeded its sector average in key survey areas, including Codes of Conduct,...

2014-09-17 16:22:53

- Company On Target to Achieve Global Call For Well-being Commitments DEERFIELD, Ill., Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mondelez International has been named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Index for the tenth year in a row on the North America index and for the ninth year running on the World index. This honor was bestowed after an integrated assessment of the company's performance against economic, environmental and social criteria with a strong focus on long-term value creation...

2014-09-16 20:28:25

SCHAFFHAUSEN, Switzerland, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TE Connectivity Ltd. (NYSE: TEL), a world leader in connectivity, today announced that it has been named to the Dow Jones Sustainability North America Index for the third consecutive year. The Dow Jones Sustainability North America Index is part of a family of indices offered jointly by S&P Dow Jones Indices and RobecoSAM, an investment specialist focused on sustainability investing. TE was assessed alongside nearly 1,000...

2014-09-15 16:22:42

LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa., Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Air Products (NYSE: APD) has again achieved a leadership position among the top 10 percent of companies in its industry as a component of the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI) 2014/2015, a gold standard benchmark for corporate sustainability performance. Air Products also is a component of the Dow Jones Sustainability North America Index, which places it among the top 20 percent of companies in its industry in North...

2014-09-15 08:23:48

MERRILLVILLE, Ind., Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NiSource Inc. (NYSE: NI) was named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) North America in recognition of the company's sustainable business practices and performance. "Being named to the DJSI is another demonstration that we're continuing to make progress on our sustainability strategy - when compared to not only our industry peers, but also the largest companies in North America," NiSource President and Chief Executive Officer Robert...

2014-09-12 12:24:52

MADISON, N.J., Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Quest Diagnostics (NYSE: DGX), the world's leading provider of diagnostic information services, today celebrates a decade on the North America Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) and 11 consecutive years on the World DJSI. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130717/NY48934LOGO The Dow Jones Sustainability Index family ranks companies for corporate sustainability according to economic, environmental and social criteria. To be...

2014-09-12 12:22:27

RB, the health, hygiene and home consumer goods company, achieves 'industry best' in DJSI economic, environmental and social categories PARSIPPANY, N.J., Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- RB today announced it has been named as the sustainability leader in its industry by the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI). RB is added to the global financial index after just one year on the European Index. The company was named leader of the Household Products industry and earned 'industry best' scores...

2014-09-12 12:21:40

Dow Jones recognizes NJ energy company for its economic, environmental and social responsibility efforts NEWARK, N.J., Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Public Service Enterprise Group (PSEG) was named to the Dow Jones Sustainability North America Index for the seventh consecutive year. The Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI) selects leading companies based on the quality of a company's strategy, management and its performance in dealing with opportunities and risks deriving from...

2014-09-11 20:20:57

Company Earns Distinction for Seventh Consecutive Year for Commitment to Customers, Communities, Employees and the Environment SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PG&E Corporation today announced it has again been selected for the prestigious Dow Jones Sustainability North America Index, which lists North American companies that lead their industries in corporate economic, environmental and social performance. The company was one of only nine U.S. energy utilities to make the...

2014-09-11 16:23:07

CALGARY, Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - For the third year in a row, Cenovus Energy Inc. (TSX: CVE) (NYSE: CVE) has been included in the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index. The company has also been named to the Dow Jones Sustainability North America Index for the fifth consecutive year. The Dow Jones Sustainability Indices recognize companies around the world for leadership in corporate responsibility. "We work hard to integrate social and environmental considerations into...


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