25 Jan '12, 1am

Novo Nordisk Tops List of World's 100 Most Sustainable Firms

Novo Nordisk Tops List of World's 100 Most Sustainable Firms

A triple bottom line business philosophy, a massive push to slash its carbon footprint and selling basic medicines at a discount to poor countries carried Novo Nordisk to the top of the list of the world's 100 most sustainable companies. The Danish pharmaceutical firm was ranked No. 1 on the 2012 Corporate Knights Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations in the World list. Natura Cosmeticos S.A., Statoil ASA, Novozymes A/S and ASML Holding NV rounded out the top five (see the Top 20 below ). By country, the U.K. snagged the most nods with 16 companies on the Global 100, followed by 11 Japanese firms, eight French and U.S. firms each, and seven Australian corporations. The Global 100 is the brain child of Corporate Knights, a Canadian research, media and financial company which released the eighth annual list Tuesday at the World Economic Forum's conference in Davos, Switze...

Full article: http://www.greenbiz.com/blog/2012/01/25/novo-nordisk-tops...

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