Materials specialist Sandvik has been selected as a member of the Dow Jones Sustainability Index. The top 10% most sustainable companies in each respective industry are included.

The company received a percentile ranking of 97, which means that it performs better than 97% of the assessed companies in its industry, according to Christina Båge-Friborg, head of sustainable business.

Sandvik performed best of the assessed companies in customer relationship management, environmental reporting, corporate citizenship, philanthropy and human capital development and labor practice indicators.

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