Lanxess achieves top place in Dow Jones Indices

Chennai: Specialty chemicals company Lanxess is at the top of the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) Europe in the ‘Chemicals’ category, as it was last year, and improved to second place in the DJSI World.

“Lanxess is thus included in the DJSI Europe for the fourth consecutive year and in the DJSI World for the tenth consecutive year. The company achieved particularly good results in the areas climate strategy, human rights as well as management of water-related risks,” it said in a statement.

“Sustainability has long been firmly anchored in our corporate strategy and we are constantly working to sharpen our ESG profile,” said Matthias Zachert, chairman of the Board of management of Lanxess AG.

 

NT Bureau