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2012-03-22 06:20:17

MILWAUKEE, March 22, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Johnson Controls, a global diversified company in the building and automotive industries, today announced that SAM, a sustainability investment asset management firm, has recognized Johnson Controls as a 2012 Silver Class Sustainability Leader in SAM's annual Sustainability Yearbook. In collaboration with KPMG, an audit, tax, and advisory firm, SAM annually rates companies based on their sustainability performance. Johnson Controls was the only...

2011-11-17 13:00:00

MONTREAL, Nov. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) said today its sustainability practices have earned it a place on the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) North America for third straight year. The DJSI follows a best-in-class approach, surveying sustainability leaders from each industry on a global and regional level. The annual review of the DJSI family is based on a thorough analysis of economic, environmental and social performance, assessing issues such as...

2011-10-24 07:00:00

COLUMBUS, Ga., Oct. 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Aflac, the number one provider of supplemental insurance in the United States, announced today that the company has been named to the 2011/2012 Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) North America list. This is the first time that Aflac has appeared on the prestigious list, which was first calculated in 2005. Aflac scored above the industry average for Environmental Footprint, Codes of Conduct, Corporate Governance, Brand Management, Corporate...

2011-10-04 15:35:00

Industry Leading Authorities to Discuss the Proven Strategies to Effectively Plan for and Manage Sustainability Performance Ft. Lauderdale, FL (PRWEB) October 04, 2011 ProcessMAP Corporation(ProcessMAP), worldâs leading software provider in Environment, Health & Safety (EHS), and Sustainability announced today that it is hosting an educational webinar with Verdantix, a global independent analyst firm providing authoritative data, analysis and advice on energy, environment...

2011-09-23 10:47:00

BENTON HARBOR, Mich., Sept. 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR) today announced it has been named to the 2011/2012 Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) for the seventh consecutive year. In 2011, the company's centennial year, Whirlpool Corporation was named to both the World and North America lists. The DJSI tracks the financial performance of the leading sustainability-driven companies worldwide. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20040202/DETU004LOGO )...

2011-09-23 03:47:00

PARIS, Sept. 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- AXA features amongst the insurance sector leaders within the Dow Jones Sustainability Index The Group strongly improves its environmental footprint performance This progress confirms the relevance of AXA's Corporate Responsibility strategy Dow Jones Indexes and SAM (Sustainable Asset Management), an environmental, social and governance rating agency, have recently unveiled the results of -- their 2011...

2011-09-21 09:00:00

DALLAS, Sept. 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Texas Instruments (TI) has been named again as a member of the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) - North America for the fifth year, a recognition that underscores TI's commitment to social and environmental stewardship. "We are pleased to be included once again on this important index," said Trisha Cunningham, TI Chief Citizenship Officer. "The recognition acknowledges our dedication to continuously improving the sustainability of our company -...

2011-09-20 11:30:00

SAN DIEGO, Sept. 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Sempra Energy (NYSE: SRE) today announced that the company has been added to two prestigious sustainability indexes -- the Dow Jones Sustainability North American Index and the Carbon Disclosure Leadership Index. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110108/SEMPRAENERGYLOGO) This year marks the first time Sempra Energy has been listed on these indexes, both of which are used by investors to assess companies' long-term sustainability....

2011-09-16 14:05:00

Konica Minolta Holdings Named to Dow Jones Sustainability Asia Pacific Index for Third Consecutive Year Ramsey, NJ (PRWEB) September 16, 2011 Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc. (Konica Minolta), a leading provider of advanced imaging and networking technologies for the desktop to the print shop, today announces that its parent company â“ Konica Minolta Holdings, Inc. â“ has been named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Asia Pacific Index for...

2011-09-14 12:00:00

HOPKINTON, Mass., Sept. 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- EMC Corporation (NYSE: EMC) today announced its inclusion on the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) North America. This is EMC's first listing on the financial index. The addition to the DJSI North America is a result of EMC's ongoing progress on its sustainability initiatives and participation in the SAM Corporate Sustainability Assessment, an in-depth analysis of a corporation's economic, environmental, governance and social...