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2013-09-17 08:34:16

HARTSVILLE, S.C., Sept. 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Sonoco (NYSE: SON), one of the largest diversified global packaging companies, has been listed on the 2013/2014 Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI), marking the fifth consecutive year it has received the prestigious recognition. Only 333 component companies were selected to DJSI World 2013/2014 following RobecoSAM's Corporate Sustainability Assessment of nearly 3,000 invited companies. (Logo:...

2013-09-17 08:31:38

Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom. NEW YORK, September 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Investors' Reports announced new research reports highlighting Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX), Gilead Sciences Inc. (NASDAQ: GILD), Abbott Laboratories (NYSE: ABT), Actavis Inc. (NYSE: ACT), and Covidien plc (NYSE: COV). Today's readers may access these reports free of charge - including full price targets, industry analysis and analyst...

2013-09-16 16:21:28

LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa., Sept. 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Air Products (NYSE: APD) has again been recognized as a corporate sustainability leader, ranking among the top 10 percent of companies in its industry as a component of the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index 2013/2014, a gold standard benchmark for corporate sustainability. In addition to the World Index, Air Products also is a component of the Dow Jones Sustainability North America Index, a sub-set of the World Index, which places...

2013-09-16 12:21:54

- RB new member of DJSI Europe for 2013 PARSIPPANY, N.J., Sept. 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Following the first full year of implementation for RB's sustainability strategy, betterbusiness, the company announced today that it was added to the Dow Jones Sustainability Europe Index (DJSI Europe). The company earned 'industry best' scores for DJSI indicators within each of broad economic, environmental and social categories. Within these three areas, RB achieved top scores in risk and...

2013-09-16 12:21:22

BETHESDA, Md., Sept. 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has been named to a respected benchmark for sustainability, the 2013 Dow Jones Sustainability North America Index. The Index represents the top 20 percent of the largest 600 North American companies in the Dow Jones Global Total Stock Market Index based on long-term economic, environmental and social criteria. The underlying research methodology evaluates corporations based on a variety of specific criteria...

2013-09-16 12:20:40

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Sept. 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- CSX (NYSE:CSX) today announced that the company was named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) for North America for the third consecutive year. CSX is among three transportation companies recognized by the index for leadership in sustainable business practices. "At CSX, our commitment to sustainable growth is a key driver of our success," said Michael J. Ward, chairman, president and chief executive officer. "We strive to...

2013-09-16 08:23:29

NEW YORK, Sept. 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- BNY Mellon, the global leader in investment management and investment services, has been named to one of the most highly regarded global sustainability indices, the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI). This family of indices, offered jointly by Swiss investment firm RobecoSAM and S&P Dow Jones Indices, tracks the stock performance of leading sustainability-driven businesses worldwide. BNY Mellon has been included in DJSI North America...

2013-09-13 20:24:36

WALLDORF, Germany, Sept. 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- SAP AG (NYSE: SAP) today announced that it has been ranked the most sustainable software and services company by Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) for the seventh consecutive year. The company also achieved inclusion in the CDP's Global 500 Climate Disclosure and Performance Leadership Indexes [PDF]. The rankings recognize the exemplary actions SAP has taken to embed sustainability across its business worldwide and its efforts to...

2013-09-13 12:26:44

BROOMFIELD, Colo., Sept. 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2013/2014 Dow Jones Sustainability Index, released this week, lists Ball Corporation (NYSE: BLL) as the most sustainable company in the containers and packaging industry. Ball, included in the DJSI World and the DJSI North America, is the only packaging company listed in both indices. The assessment is based on an extensive annual review of economic, environmental and social criteria. S&P Dow Jones Indices and RobecoSAM, an...

2013-09-13 12:26:38

Named Industry Leader for World Index Building Products TOLEDO, Ohio, Sept. 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- For the fourth year in a row, Owens Corning (NYSE: OC) has earned placement in the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI World) in recognition of its sustainability initiatives. This year, Owens Corning was named the Industry Leader for the DJSI World Building Products component. Composed of global sustainability leaders, the DJSI World Index is an elite listing of the world's largest...