Sustainable companies recognized at World Economic Forum
Atlas Copco ranks 46 among the 2014 Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations in the World index – a list presented on Jan. 22 at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. This is the eighth time that Atlas Copco has appeared in the Global 100 rankings.
Creating business value through sustainability is at the core of Atlas Copco’s products and service. Atlas Copco sustainability initiatives, both globally and in the U.S., include:
- Boosting customer energy-efficiency by at least 20 percent between 2010 and 2020
- Decreasing CO2 emissions
- Working actively to eliminate corruption
- Promoting access to clean drinking water in countries in need
Also, in 2012, the Atlas Copco Group invested approximately $330 million into research and development to ensure that products remain at the leading edge of energy efficiency, safety and ergonomics.
Learn more about the Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations in the World index