In 2020 Prysmian Group significantly improved its performance in major sustainability indexes. The Group has been part of the FTSE4Good Index since 2015. Together with the improved performances in the FTSE4Good Index, Prysmian Group also improved its score in the Dow Jones Sustainablity Index World, to 87/100. It enhanced its score in the EcoVadis Index, reaching 76 out of 100 and thereby achieving Platinum Level recognition. EcoVadis is a platform providing an assessment of companies’ CSR performance (Corporate Social Responsibility) based on international sustainability standards, aiming at monitoring sustainability in global supply chains.
Moreover, Prysmian is rated EE+ by Standard Ethics, an independent sustainability rating company that provides a comparable and standardised rating system, long-term evaluations and fairness: the Standard Ethics Rating (SER).
Starting from last year the Group is included in the Dow Jones Sustainability Index World, the most important international index recognised for assessing Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) performances of around 2,700 companies.
Prysmian Group’s focus on environmental sustainability is also borne out by the Group’s performance in the CDP – Climate Change Report 2020. Prysmian ranks among the leading companies that have publicly reported their environmental data within the framework of the Climate Change programme. The Group, included in the "Capital goods” segment, scored B (on a scale of eight values from A to D), confirming its commitment to measuring, reporting and reducing its environmental impact, in line with the goals set by the COP21 in Paris, in addition to allocating its emissions to international customers that have requested it by completing the Supply Chain section of the Climate Change questionnaire. Prysmian also participates in the CDP Supply Chain programme.