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May 24, 2019
Philip Morris International Inc. is Awarded an ‘A List’ Ranking in CDP’s World Leaders Report on Climate Change
“Environmental sustainability is central to our business strategy. We have established ambitious emission reduction targets and work closely with every participant in our value chain to deliver against these targets. Our excellent results in this year’s CDP Leaders Report are an important and welcome recognition of our efforts,” said Chief Executive Officer, André Calantzopoulos.
PMI is one of only three consumer staples companies to achieve
‘Performance Leadership Status’ in the 2014 CDP
PMI today also announced its decision to support the CDP ‘Road to
NOTE TO EDITOR
CDP (formerly, ‘the Carbon Disclosure Project’) is the leading international NGO assessing the work of thousands of companies worldwide in the area of climate change. CDP assesses corporations’ efforts in this area and provides them with a highly credible, global benchmarking system for environmental performance.
The Carbon Disclosure score measures the completeness and quality of the information we’ve provided on climate change whilst the Carbon Performance measures the level of action we’re taking – the strength of our governance, strategies and targets, and importantly, the magnitude of improvement and reduction of our impact on climate change.
CDP performance scores provide a tool for institutional investors and
stakeholders to assess corporate efforts to mitigate climate change as
well as corporate preparedness for changing market demands and emissions
regulation. Scores are communicated to investors and decision-makers via
various channels, including
For more information on CDP and the list of CDP commitments engulfed in
their ‘Road to
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