TITLE

DSM repeats sustainability feat in chemical sector

AUTHOR(S)
Cozier, Muriel
PUB. DATE
September 2006
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;9/18/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 35, p46
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on chemical company DSM, which leads in the annual review of the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index. The company was commended for its use of industrial biotechnology as a route to moving from petroleum to renewable raw materials. Novozymes came top of the Dow Jones Sustainability Group Index in the global biotechnology category. The index tracks the sustainability performance of companies by assessing their economic, environmental and social efforts.
ACCESSION #
22669929

 

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