17 Nov 2021, 11:17 CET

BillerudKorsnäs at the top of the Dow Jones Sustainability Index 2021

BillerudKorsnäs has maintained its position as one of the world’s most sustainable company in its industry sector. This year’s results from the globally recognised Dow Jones Sustainability Index show that BillerudKorsnäs continues to be a leading company in the Containers & Packaging category.

The Dow Jones Sustainability Index is based on the S&P Global Corporate Sustainability Assessment (CSA), which is a comprehensive annual evaluation of corporate sustainability efforts and performance. The Dow Jones Sustainability Index World includes the top ten percent of more than 2500 publicly listed companies.

We are very pleased and proud to have maintained our top position in the Dow Jones Sustainability Index. We have worked proactively with sustainability for many years, which has resulted in us having a well-established and integrated sustainability strategy that performs well against tough competition. We want to encourage the ever-increasing interest in this among investors and customers, who remind us to keep on developing regarding these issues.
Louise Wohrne, Director Sustainability at BillerudKorsnäs

The CSA is based on an analysis of corporate governance, environmental performance and social performance, divided into 22 categories. BillerudKorsnäs received a total of 76 points (out of 100), which resulted in us being among the top 10 percent in the industry in the 2021 S&P Global Corporate Sustainability Assessment (assessment date: 12 November 2021).

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