Ball scores highly on Dow Jones Sustainability Index
For the fifth consecutive year, Ball Corporation has been listed on the Dow Jones Sustainability Index World (DJSI World) and Dow Jones Sustainability Index North America (DJSI NA) as the industry leader in sustainability among container and packaging companies.
John A. Hayes, chairman, president and CEO, Ball Corporation, said: “As a global manufacturing leader, sustainability is critical to our long-term success and we are committed to continually improving our performance from an economic, environmental and social perspective to maintain our license to operate.
“This is the first time in which our larger, more global company was assessed as a whole, and we are pleased with the progress that our facilities and employees have made to ensure that metal beverage, aerosol and food cans remain the most sustainable choice in the value chain. We have gained incredible momentum over the past year and look forward to the many opportunities ahead of us.”
Ball scored highly in Product Stewardship, Occupational Health & Safety and Labour Practice Indicators.