LafargeHolcim tops ESG Risk Rating

29 September 2020

Sustainability is at the forefront of our strategy as we seek to build better for people and planet. We’re thrilled that Sustainalytics, a global leader in environmental, social and governance risks (ESG) and Corporate Governance research and ratings, published its latest LafargeHolcim ESG Risk Rating.

 
Of all 101 construction materials companies analyzed, LafargeHolcim rated first

The company was also in the top 20% of all 12,000 companies assessed across all sectors. The Sustainalytics report states that the company is at low risk of experiencing material financial impacts from ESG factors due to its strong management of material ESG issues. Particularly, Our strengths lie in our broad range of sustainable products & services and our responsible use of resources, notably in terms of water management.

Leading the way in sustainable construction

“This number one ESG rating within our industry by Sustainalytics is a clear sign of the resilience and long-term focus of our business. We are leading the way in sustainable construction, as evidenced by our allocation of over 50% of our R&D resources to low-carbon solutions.” Géraldine Picaud, Chief Financial Officer: