Sims Metal Management, the world’s largest publicly listed metals and electronics recycling company, has been included for the second consecutive year on the NYSE Euronext (NYX) and Vigeo lists of the global 120 most advanced companies in terms of performance in corporate responsibility.
“It’s an honor to be recognized for our performance in corporate responsibility at this level,” stated Peter Netchaef, global director of sustainability for Sims Metal Management. “Sims Metal Management has for many years pursued the full integration of operational and financial aspects under our sustainability agenda, and it is pleasing that analysts and investors alike recognize the importance of these efforts and the positive impact it has on managing corporate risk and becoming a better company.”
Assembled by NYSE Euronext, the world’s largest global operator of financial markets, and Vigeo, the leading European experts in ESG (Environmental Responsibility, Social Responsibility, and Governance), these indexes recognize and rank global companies by their long term commitments to the high ethical standards, environmental sustainability and protected human rights.
With nearly 100 years of recycling experience, Sims Metal Management is firmly committed to measuring, reporting and strengthening our sustainability performance in energy use, CO2 emissions, employee safety and many more areas.
These indexes recognize and rank global companies by their long term commitments to the high ethical standards, environmental sustainability and protected human rights.
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