As a company listed on the CAC 40, Veolia is rated for its CSR performance based on its published information and statements.
Global ESG ratings
Veolia Environnement is notably included in the DJSI World and Europe and FTSE4Good stock market indices.
Veolia Environnement received a B rating (decile rank:1) and was awarded “Prime” excellence status by ISS-ESGO research in December 2020. It is included in SAM’s Sustainability Yearbook 2020 in the “Silver Class” and “Industry Mover” categories, ranked second out of the 33 largest companies in its sector.
Veolia Environnement also obtained the maximum score of 1 for ISS’s monthly “Environment and Social QualityScores” assessments throughout 2020.
In its role as a supplier, Veolia Environnement has been ranked as one of the top 3% of companies appraised by Ecovadis, an agency providing CSR assessment of the supply chain, in March 2020.
Veolia Environnement’s climate performance received an A- rating for CDP Climate change 2020. It is also included in the Euronext Low carbon Europe 100 index.
With regards to water resources management, Veolia Environnement received an A- rating for CDP Water security 2020.
These evaluations are valuable information, as it provides an independent evaluation of the company’s performance and regular monitoring of key sustainable development criteria.
The Group is evaluated on a range of criteria, including governance, human resources management, environmental performance, ethics, human rights, customer and supplier relations, and dialogue with civil society.
The ESG rating allows the Group to stay tuned to the experts and thereby continuously improve its sustainable development process.
Being selected in ESG indexes and being recognized by its customers is an acknowledgement of the company's long-term commitment to CSR and the quality of its performance.