Linde AG has been included in the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI) for the seventh consecutive year.
This year, Linde achieved very good results for innovation management and product stewardship, as well as for its reporting on various social issues. The Tier One corporation was listed in the DJSI World and DJSI Europe.
The DJSI World comprises the top 10% of the 2,500 largest companies in the S&P Global Broad Market Index. To be listed, the companies have to demonstrate continuous improvements in a variety of economic, ecological and social criteria.
In the 2017 financial year, The Linde Group generated revenue of €17.2bn, making it one of the leading gases and engineering companies in the world, with approximately 58,000 employees working in more than 100 countries worldwide.
In addition, Linde has again been listed in the FTSE4Good Indices. Only companies that meet strict environmental, social and governance standards are included in this index series.
The company said, “The strategy of The Linde Group is geared towards long-term profitable growth and focuses on the expansion of its international business, with forward-looking products and services.”
“Linde acts responsibly towards its shareholders, business partners, employees, society and the environment in every one of its business areas, regions and locations across the globe.”
“The company is committed to technologies and products that unite the goals of customer value and sustainable development.”