Latest Dow Jones Sustainability Index Stories

2014-09-11 12:22:26

- Abbott Achieved Top Industry Scores for Economic and Social Performance ABBOTT PARK, Ill., Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For the second consecutive year, Abbott (NYSE: ABT) was named the leading company in its industry by the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI), one of the most prestigious global benchmarks for corporate responsibility and sustainability. As the Industry Group Leader in Health Care Equipment & Services, Abbott was one of only 24 companies selected for...

2014-09-11 12:22:05

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Duke Energy has been named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) for North America for the ninth consecutive year. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130322/CL81938LOGO "Being listed on the Dow Jones Sustainability Index for nine straight years clearly reflects our commitment to conducting business in a sustainable way even when confronted with complex challenges," said Shawn Heath, Duke Energy's chief sustainability officer. "Our...

2014-09-11 08:24:07

With a winning score of 87/100, the company which is a global leader in capital goods once again demonstrates the company's commitment to sustain its Best in Class position in the field of Sustainability. BASILDON, United Kingdom, Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI), World and Europe, has named CNH Industrial as Industry Leader for 2014. This is the Company's fourth consecutive year in the Indices' top position, an honour which is given...

2014-03-17 08:24:12

First foundation placed under the aegis of Fondation Agir Contre l'Exclusion (FACE), a registered non-profit organisation LIMOGES, France, March 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Legrand, the global specialist in electrical and digital building infrastructures, today announced the launch of the Legrand Foundation. This is the first foundation to be created under the aegis of Fondation Agir Contre l'Exclusion (FACE), a registered non-profit organisation, and is intended to combat...

2014-01-23 20:20:32

WALLDORF, Germany, Jan. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Earlier this week, Corporate Knights, the Toronto-based media and investment advisory company, released its Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations in the World for 2014. SAP AG (NYSE: SAP) has been noted as one of the top 100 most sustainable companies in the world for the 10th year in a row. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110126/AQ34470LOGO) In its 10th year, the Global 100 has come to be recognized as one of the...

2014-01-21 04:21:39

ZURICH, January 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- - Yearbook commemorates companies with the best sustainability practices - For investors yearbook signals which companies are positioned to create shareholder value - RobecoSAM's CEO encourages the CEOs of the yearbook's 59 Industry Leaders to talk to their pension fund managers and help them embrace sustainability RobecoSAM, the investment specialist focused exclusively on...

2013-12-19 23:04:12

SOCMA Recognizes LANXESS for Commitment to Improving Environmental, Health, Safety & Security Initiate Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) December 19, 2013 The Society of Chemical Manufacturers and Affiliates (SOCMA), a trade association representing batch, custom, and specialty chemical manufacturers, has awarded LANXESS Corporation’s Baytown facility it’s 2013 Silver Award for Product Stewardship. The award recognizes LANXESS Baytown for its exemplary efforts and achievements in improving...

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