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BASF Ousts Akzo Nobel from Position as Most Sustainable Chemical Firm

5:31 AM MDT | September 11, 2008 |

Alex Scott

The coveted position of most environmentally sustainable chemical company in the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI World) has been secured by BASF. The position had been held by Akzo Nobel in 2007 and previous to that by DSM. DJSI World Index features companies that are among the top 10% of the most sustainable companies from the largest 2,500 businesses on the Dow Jones World Index.   BASF was recognized for its climate strategy, environmental and social reporting, and developing innovative and eco-efficient products, the company says. “We...

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