September 8, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Caterpillar Again Named to Dow Jones Sustainability Indices
DEERFIELD, Ill. — Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) has been named to the 2017 Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI), including both the World and North America indices. This marks the 18th time Caterpillar has been included in the DJSI.
“Sustainability is one of our core values. Our global Caterpillar team strives to integrate sustainability into our work, every day, everywhere we operate. We’re proud of our progress. We also know there’s always more to do,” said Caterpillar CEO Jim Umpleby. “Our customers use our solutions to build a better world, and we continually strive to improve our company through more sustainable and efficient operations.”
Some of the sustainability successes that led to Caterpillar’s inclusion were:
The annual DJSI process follows a best-in-class approach, evaluating numerous corporate economic, environmental and social performance factors.
For more on Caterpillar’s sustainability progress and how the company is building a better world, read the 2016 Sustainability Report at: http://reports.caterpillar.com/sr/.
For more than 90 years, Caterpillar Inc. has been making sustainable progress possible and driving positive change on every continent. Customers turn to Caterpillar to help them develop infrastructure, energy and natural resource assets. With 2016 sales and revenues of $38.537 billion, Caterpillar is the world’s leading manufacturer of construction and mining equipment, diesel and natural gas engines, industrial gas turbines and diesel-electric locomotives. The company principally operates through its three product segments - Construction Industries, Resource Industries and Energy & Transportation - and also provides financing and related services through its Financial Products segment. For more information, visit caterpillar.com. To connect with us on social media, visit caterpillar.com/social-media.