Firmenich has been recognized by CDP with a Triple A rating for climate change, water security and forests for the third consecutive year.
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The rating places Firmenich among only 10 companies worldwide with a Triple A listing in 2020 out of more than 9,600 responses.
“We are immensely proud to achieve a ‘triple-triple’—one of only two companies in the world to have ever been ranked triple A by CDP three years in a row,” said Gilbert Ghostine, CEO, Firmenich. “Thank you to all the exceptional people at Firmenich who deliver against our ambitious targets every day, advancing our commitment to be carbon neutral by 2030. With this decade being the warmest on record according to the UN, it is imperative to act fast and be bold on environmental actions and leadership.”
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“By embedding environmental management in our business and engaging our supply chain, we are helping to shape a more sustainable global economy,” said Neil McFarlane, senior VP global quality, health, safety and environment, Firmenich. “Our teams are constantly driving excellence on our journey to zero impact and we look forward to continuing our collaboration with CDP, building the future for generations to come.”
“We extend our congratulations to Firmenich for being one of only two companies in the world to have achieved three triple A listings in a row, and being a pioneer in their industry,” said Maxfield Weiss, director corporate engagement at CDP Europe. “Taking the lead on environmental transparency and action is one of the most important steps businesses can make and is even more impressive in this challenging year marked by COVID-19. Our A List celebrates companies like Firmenich, a leader in climate, forests and water matters alike, that is taking action today to build the sustainable economy of the future.”