News | May 15, 2018 | Read Time: ~1 minute
Corporate Responsibility Magazine Names Monsanto One of 100 Best Corporate Citizens in 2018
Corporate Responsibility Magazine (CR Magazine) named Monsanto Company #25 to its “100 Best Corporate Citizens” for 2018. This is the eighth time Monsanto has been in the magazine’s ranking of top corporate responsibility performance of major U.S. companies.
“We are honored to receive this recognition, which acknowledges our commitment to be a sustainable and transparent company,” said Pam Strifler, Monsanto’s Vice President of Global Sustainability, Stakeholder Engagement and Corporate Insights. “At Monsanto, corporate responsibility is embedded in our values, which guides our path to helping make farming more sustainable through modern agriculture innovations and practices.”
The 100 Best Corporate Citizens list documents 260 ESG data points of disclosure and performance measures—harvested from publicly available information in seven categories: environment, climate change, employee relations, human rights, governance, finance, and philanthropy and community support. Click here to access the full 100 Best Corporate Citizens List.
In recent months, third-party organizations such as Fortune Magazine, DiversityInc, Working Mother Magazine and the Human Rights Campaign have recognized Monsanto as a good corporate citizen and an employer of choice.