For the fifth consecutive year, Air Products has been awarded a gold rating for its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) performance from EcoVadis.

A multinational CSR rating agency, EcoVadis rates and monitors a company’s CSR management and progress while offering tools to drive improvement.

The EcoVadis rating methodology covers seven management indicators, across 21 sustainability criteria, in four themes: Environment, Labour and Human Rights, Ethics and Sustainable Procurement.

“We are honoured to again earn EcoVadis’ gold medal distinction for our CSR efforts,” said Simon Moore, Air Products’ Vice-President on Investor Relations, Corporate Relations and Sustainability.”

“Sustainability is at the core of what we do and the core of our growth strategy. It is part of our higher purpose to bring people together to collaborate and innovate solutions to the world’s most significant energy and environmental challenges and to create a workplace where every employee knows they belong and matter.”

Receiving EcoVadis’ gold medal distinction places Air Products in the top 4% of rated companies.