CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) has been recognized as an Industry Mover in The Sustainability Yearbook 2018, an annual publication that showcases the sustainability performance of the world’s largest companies.
The Yearbook is published by RobecoSAM, an investment specialist that has focused exclusively on sustainability investing for more than 22 years. This year, RobecoSAM analyzed the corporate sustainability performance of companies across 60 industries in 43 different countries; 478 companies qualified for inclusion on the final list.
“I congratulate ADM wholeheartedly for being recognized as an Industry Mover in The Sustainability Yearbook 2018,” said Aris Prepoudis, CEO, RobecoSAM. “The companies included in the Yearbook are the world’s most sustainable companies in their industry and are moving the ESG needle in ways that will help us realize the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals by 2030.”
“As one of the world’s largest agricultural processors and food ingredient providers, we understand the importance of having ambitious social and environmental goals as part of our business strategy and the impact we can have on helping to ensure a sustainable global food supply chain,” said Alison Taylor, chief sustainability officer for ADM. “This award is a testament to ADM’s strong commitment to sustainability, and we are proud to be a part of this year’s Sustainability Yearbook.”
For more than a century, the people of Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) have transformed crops into products that serve the vital needs of a growing world. Today, we’re one of the world’s largest agricultural processors and food ingredient providers, with approximately 32,000 employees serving customers in more than 160 countries. With a global value chain that includes approximately 500 crop procurement locations, 250 ingredient manufacturing facilities, 38 innovation centers and the world’s premier crop transportation network, we connect the harvest to the home, making products for food, animal feed, industrial and energy uses. Learn more at www.adm.com.