Amcor (amcor.com) has been included in the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index. Amcor’s overall score was second highest in the Materials category of the 2014 Dow Jones Sustainability World Indices (DJSI), moving up two places from last year and one point behind the category leader. Amcor was also recognized in the Asia Pacific and Australian Indices for its sustainability performance.
Amcor’s head of Safety Environment and Sustainability, David Clark says “Our continued inclusion in the DJSI World Index is a welcome recognition of our commitment and progress toward our sustainability goals.
“As one of the world’s leading packaging companies, we understand the positive impact we can have by leveraging our scale and expertise to produce sustainable packaging solutions for our customers. In the next stage of our sustainability journey, we will continue to identify ways to drive even better environmental and social improvements across our value chain.” concludes Mr Clark.
Amcor continues to be recognized on global and regional sustainability indices for its sustainability performance, including the Carbon Disclosure Leadership Index, Materials Sector, Australia and New Zealand region, the Ethibel Excellence Investment Register and the FTSE4Good Index. Amcor also received a gold rating in the 2014 Corporate Social Responsibility assessment conducted by EcoVadis.