The Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI) recognizes The Dow Chemical Company as a sustainability leader in the chemical industry, marking the 16th time the company has been named to the global benchmark, according to Dow. Dow is one of 11 chemical companies named to the World Index in 2016, reportedly ranking the company in the top 10% of the global chemical industry in terms of sustainability performance. In addition, Dow was also named to the DJSI North America Index and received a 100% score on materiality, environmental reporting, climate strategy and customer relationship management, according to the company.
Created in 1999, the DJSI is a globally recognized independent benchmark that measures company performance in terms of economic, environmental and social criteria. More than 3,400 of the largest companies worldwide were invited to be assessed this year, according to Dow.
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