Solvay confirmed in the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index
Brussels, September 14th , 2018 --- Solvay was confirmed yesterday as a constituent of the World Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI World), underlining the Group’s commitment to improve its performance in sustainable development as a part of its business strategy.
The DJSI World, the first global index to track the leading sustainability-driven companies, is a key reference for corporate sustainability. This year, DJSI co-founder RobecoSAM particularly valued Solvay’s Customer Relationship Management and Innovation Management, as well as the Group’s Human Rights approach.
“We are very proud to see our ranking in the DJSI confirmed this year. It recognizes and also helps to drive our commitment to progress in sustainable development as an advanced materials and specialty chemicals company,” said Pascal Chalvon Demersay, Chief Sustainability & Energy Officer.
Solvay relies on feedback from Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) rating agencies as a benchmark and an indicator of its stakeholders’ main concerns. In addition, the Group carries out its own assessment as a part its Solvay Way sustainability framework.