Caterpillar Named to Dow Jones Sustainability Index

For the eleventh consecutive year, Caterpillar, Inc. has been recognized for its sustainability efforts in the industrial engineering sector.

Caterpillar Inc. has been named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Index for the eleventh straight year in the Industrial Engineering sector.

"Our ongoing commitment to sustainability fits perfectly with our focus on customers and helping them to become more efficient while meeting their sustainability challenges," said Doug Oberhelman, Caterpillar chairman and CEO. "Inclusion on the DJSI for the eleventh straight year is an honor and a confirmation that we are focused on making sustainable progress possible."

Launched in 1999, the annual DJSI process involves a thorough analysis of corporate economic, environmental and social performance, assessing issues such as corporate governance, risk management, product stewardship, climate and energy strategy, supply chain standards and labor practices. ( More at ).

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