UPM is class winner in Dow Jones Sustainability Index
UPM has been listed as the industry leader in the Dow Jones European and World Sustainability Indices (DJSI) for 2015-2016. UPM is listed in the indices for the fourth year in a row.
For investors, the Dow Jones Sustainability Index is one of the most significant benchmarks for measuring the development of the world’s most sustainable companies. DJSI follows an industry-specific best-in-class approach in order to identify outperformers. Investment specialist RobecoSAM AG, who conducts the assessment, again classed UPM als the leading company in the paper and forest industry.
The annual review of the DJSI is based on a rigorous analysis of economic, environmental and social performance of the world's leading companies, assessing issues covering environmental and climate change strategies, supply chain standards, labour practices, corporate governance and risk management.