19-Nov-2014 Düsseldorf / Germany
Henkel’s sustainability commitment rewarded by rating agencies and capital markets
Commitment to leadership in sustainability is one of Henkel’s core corporate value. This commitment has once again been recognized by global sustainability experts.
Sustainalytics’ 2014 sustainability rating recognizes Henkel among the leaders in its “Household and Personal Products” category. Sustainalytics is the world’s largest independent research provider specialized in analyzing the environmental, social and governance (ESG) performance of companies.
Based on the excellent results, Henkel remains a component of the STOXX® Global ESG Leaders indices, a series of environmental, social and governance equity indices, for the third consecutive year. The index is reviewed every year.
Henkel was also confirmed as a constituent of the MSCI World ESG and the MSCI Europe ESG sustainability indexes.
Acknowledgement by sustainability experts in forms of ratings and rankings and by the capital markets is important feedback for Henkel to be on the right track with the implementation of its sustainability strategy. Henkel aims to triple the value that it creates for the footprint made by its operations, products and services by 2030.