Automakers cited for ESG practices

October 2011
Pensions & Investments;10/31/2011, Vol. 39 Issue 22, p8
The article presents a report by Calvert Investment Management Inc. according to which Ford Motor Co., Toyota Motor Corp. and Volkswagen AG had the best environmental, social and governance (ECG) practices among automobile companies. It states workplace practices, human rights and product quality were the parameters on which the companies were evaluated. Rebecca Henson, Calvert sustainability analyst, states the automobile companies are making strides on several issues in the right direction.


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