NORWOOD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADI), a global leader in high-performance
semiconductors for signal processing applications, announced today that Newsweek
magazine has ranked the company as among the greenest companies in the
United States. Analog Devices placed 50th in the 2014 Newsweek U.S.
Green rankings, moving up from 92nd place in 2012, the last
year the rankings were issued. View the complete list at: http://www.newsweek.com/green/americas-greenest-companies-2014
The Green Rankings, which were introduced in 2009, assess the
environmental performance of the world's biggest companies and are based
on publicly-disclosed data that incorporates eight
environmentally-focused performance indicators, including factors such
as energy use, water conservation, waste and green-house gas
productivity, environmental strategy, policy, management, and reputation.
According to Newsweek, 500 companies were evaluated against their
industry peers and the determination was overseen by a panel of experts
that included leading sustainability practitioners. Among the companies
evaluated, those working in the technology hardware industry were found
to have the highest average overall green score.
About Analog Devices
Innovation, performance, and excellence are the cultural pillars on
which Analog Devices has built one of the longest standing, highest
growth companies within the technology sector. Acknowledged
industry-wide as the world leader in data conversion and signal
conditioning technology, Analog Devices serves over 60,000 customers,
representing virtually all types of electronic equipment. Celebrating 50
years as a leading global manufacturer of high-performance integrated
circuits used in analog and digital signal processing applications,
Analog Devices is headquartered in Norwood, Massachusetts, with design
and manufacturing facilities throughout the world. Analog Devices'
common stock is listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker
"ADI" and is included in the S&P 500 Index. For more information: http://www.analog.com
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Source: Analog Devices, Inc.