CRYSTAL LAKE, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--AptarGroup, Inc. (NYSE: ATR), a global leader in drug delivery, consumer product dispensing and active material solutions, has again been named one of Barron’s 100 Most Sustainable Companies. Aptar is ranked number 76 for 2021 and this marks the third consecutive year Aptar has been included on Barron’s esteemed list.
“We are honored to once again be included in Barron’s 100 Most Sustainable Companies and this is a testament to our steady progress on environmental and social responsibility,” said Stephan Tanda, Aptar President and CEO. “We believe that implementing, and advocating for, sustainable practices is essential to our long-term success. Aptar continues to work towards our Science Based Targets, which focus on reducing our environmental impact and cultivating a diverse and inclusive workplace.”
This is the fourth year Barron’s has published its list of companies with the highest ESG (Environmental, Social and Governance) scores. The Calvert Research and Management firm evaluated the 1,000 largest publicly held companies by market value and then looked at top companies in 230 ESG performance indicators. Barron’s full list of 100 Most Sustainable Companies can be found here.
AptarGroup, Inc., is a global leader in the design and manufacturing of a broad range of drug delivery, consumer product dispensing and active material solutions. Aptar’s innovative solutions and services serve a variety of end markets including pharmaceutical, beauty, personal care, home, food and beverage. Using insights, proprietary design, engineering and science to create dispensing, dosing and protective packaging technologies for many of the world’s leading brands, Aptar in turn makes a meaningful difference in the lives, looks, health and homes of millions of patients and consumers around the world. Aptar is headquartered in Crystal Lake, Illinois and has 13,000 dedicated employees in 20 countries. For more information, visit www.aptar.com.
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