Clariant recently announced it has been listed in the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) 2016, placing it among the most sustainable chemical companies for the fourth consecutive year. The sustainability index reportedly ranked Clariant among the top 3% of companies in its sector in both the DJSI Europe and the DJSI World.

The analysts at RobecoSAM confirmed Clariant as best in class in the following categories: Innovation Management, Materiality, Environmental Reporting and Operational Eco-efficiency, where Clariant achieved 100 points and is the top ranked company in its industry.

“Clariant’s continued presence in the DJSI is a great achievement that recognizes our ongoing efforts regarding the economic, environmental and social dimensions of sustainability,” said Hariolf Kottmann, CEO. “Sustainability is an integral part of our corporate strategy and strongly embedded in our processes and product development. It is fundamental to our business success and to creating added value for our immediate customers and across the value chains of the extensive industries we support.”

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