Tier One corporation, Praxair Inc., has reigned supreme over all other industrial gas corporations in the 2016 Newsweek Green Rankings.

The US-based business ranked first among all industrial gas companies both in the US and across the world, whilst also scooping sixth place in the worldwide Chemicals industry sector.

We have embedded sustainable development across our business to help drive value throughout our company

Overall, Praxair ranked 101st in the US top 500 and 179th in the Global top 500.

Dr. Riva Krut, Chief Sustainability Officer, stated, “We have embedded sustainable development across our business to help drive value throughout our company and appreciate being recgonised by Newsweek Green Rankings for these efforts.”

“Each of our employees takes this responsibility seriously and the results of their efforts can be seen in their day-to-day actions, whether it is taking the initiative to reduce waste, conserve energy or develop solutions that help solve some of the world’s greatest environmental challenges.”

Just last week, Praxair released its third generation of five-year Sustainable Development Targets in which Energy and Climate change and Sustainable Productivity were defined as areas to target and drive long-term value and creation.