) has been listed on the Carbon Disclosure Project's (CDP)
S&P 500 Carbon Performance Leadership Index (CPLI) and Carbon
Disclosure Leadership Index (CDLI). DuPont scored 96 points for
its disclosure of information related to climate change risks and
opportunities. Alongside, it received an "A" grade for its
emission reduction performance.
DuPont has also been listed on the North America Dow Jones
Sustainability Index (DJSI) and the CDP Global 500 Carbon
Performance Leadership Index. Industrial giant
) was also recently named to the DJSI.
Double recognition by both CDP and DJSI for its achievements
in sustainable growth further boosts DuPont's initiatives taken
for integrating sustainability into its business. DuPont started
its sustainability work 20 years ago by setting voluntary
footprint reduction goals. Its climate change strategy and global
green house gas reduction efforts recognized by the CDP are
DuPont was selected for the recognition owing to the progress
driven by its Bold Energy Plan, through which it accomplished 600
energy improvement projects and realized $30 million in savings.
The CDP highlighted DuPont's market-facing sustainability goals
that focus on the market it serves apart from just the
The CPD is a non-profit organization that provides the only
global system for companies and cities to measure, disclose,
manage and share vital environmental information. Representing
655 institutional investors with $78 trillion in assets, CDP
holds the largest collection of primary corporate climate change
and water data globally.
S&P Dow Jones Indices LLC is an unit of the world's
largest, global resource for index-based concepts, data and
research, McGraw Hill Financial, Inc., formerly known as The
McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
North America Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) is a
sub-set of the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index. DJSI World
records the performance of 2,500 leading companies worldwide and
separately assesses their long-term economic, environmental and
social performance. The top 10% performers are then selected from
59 industry groups.
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