LG Named Top-in-Class by Dow Jones Sustainability Index
S&P Dow Jones Indices and RobecoSAM, an investment specialist firm that focuses on sustainability, announced the results of the annual Dow Jones Sustainability Indices review on Monday. And for the second year in a row, LG was named the top company in DJSI’s Consumer Durables and Apparel Industry Group.
“LG is honored and humbled by this recognition by such respected names in the business world,” Lee Choong-hak, executive vice president at LG Electronics, said in a statement. “RobecoSAM’s annual Corporate Sustainability Assessment helps us to assess our performance as a responsible organization against other very capable companies and it’s quite a feeling to know that we’re exceeding all expectations. This feedback is very constructive and it’s great to know that the hard work and effort of our employees made a difference.”