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The Dow Jones Sustainability Index: Why We All End Up Winning
The Dow Jones Sustainability Index: Why We All End Up Winning

Leadership / On Thursday, the annual rankings of the 2014 Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) will be publicly announced. Based on research by the Swiss-based investment group RobecoSAM, the Index assesses the sustainability performance of close to 90 publicly traded multinationals operating in the chemicals and coatings industries.Each company is ranked based on a detailed analysis of a range of criteria related to standard management practices and performance measures, with the top nine designated as finalists in the DJSI. - 9 years ago

How AkzoNobel Is Using Open Innovation to Drive Change in Transportation
How AkzoNobel Is Using Open Innovation to Drive Change in Transportation

Chemistry, Materials & Packaging / The movement of people and goods is crucial to the world economy. Globally, the transportation sector is expected to continue growing, with a geographic shift of demand and manufacturing to the developing economies. But with this growth, environmental concerns are also increasing: Presently, more than 60 percent of the 87 million barrels of oil consumed daily power the world’s transportation sector, and liquid fossil fuels account for 94 percent of the energy supply to the sector. - 10 years ago