Americans see the planet as a key stakeholder, with 78 percent agreeing that just companies should minimize pollution and 83 percent suggesting that companies should use environmental resources efficiently.

    How we calculate Environment rankings

    Environmental issues make up 13% of a company's overall score in the rankings, with issues like minimizing pollution and using resources efficiently integral to the evaluation of a company in the scoring model.
    • Minimizes Pollution

      Minimizes operational impact and cleans up after itself if it damages the environment.

    • Uses Environmental Resources Efficiently

      Minimizes use of nonrenewable energy and resources, and reduces product-related waste.

    • Has Environmentally Responsible Management

      Acts to protect environmental resources affected by the company.

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