Owens Corning (NYSE: OC) ranked No. 3 on Corporate Responsibility Magazine’s 100 Best Corporate Citizens list. This is the fourth consecutive year Owens Corning has appeared on the list. Its ranking represents a jump of 22 places over the prior year.
The 19th annual 100 Best Corporate Citizens list recognizes the standout environmental, social and governance (ESG) performance of public companies across the United States.
“At Owens Corning we work hard to have a net-positive impact on the world,” said Chairman and CEO Mike Thaman. “And we’ve made great strides in the past decade, because our 19,000 employees make it their personal mission in their daily work. This great honor from Corporate Responsibility Magazine is recognition of their impact around the globe.”
Frank O’Brien-Bernini, vice president and chief sustainability officer, added, “As a global leader in engineered materials for insulation, roofing and composites, we have countless opportunities to deliver on our purpose of making the world a better place. The 100 Best Corporate Citizens honor is both humbling in terms of what we have achieved and inspiring to do more, faster.”
To compile the 100 Best Corporate Citizens list, every company in the Russell 1000, the highest ranked stocks in the Russell 3000 Index of publicly held U.S. companies is ranked on 260 data points. These data points of disclosure and performance measures are collected from publicly available information in seven categories:
About Owens Corning
Owens Corning (NYSE: OC) develops, manufactures, and markets insulation, roofing, and fiberglass composites. Global in scope and human in scale, the company’s market-leading businesses use their deep expertise in materials, manufacturing and building science to develop products and systems that save energy and improve comfort in commercial and residential buildings. Through its glass reinforcements business, the company makes thousands of products lighter, stronger and more durable. Ultimately, Owens Corning people and products make the world a better place. Based in Toledo, Ohio, Owens Corning posted 2017 sales of $6.4 billion and employs 19,000 people in 37 countries. It has been a Fortune 500® company for 63 consecutive years. For more information, please visit www.owenscorning.com.