Coca-Cola HBC Named Sustainability Leader Of The Beverage Industry
The 2016 Dow Jones Sustainability Indices has ranked Coca-Cola HBC as the most sustainable company in the beverage industry. Coca-Cola HBC achieved a total score of 90, which is 40 points higher than the industry average and 3 points higher than last year.
This is the ninth year Coca-Cola HBC has been included in the global assessment. Coca-Cola HBC continued to reduce its environmental footprint, achieving a double digit decrease of its carbon emissions. It further decreased the amount of water used for producing a litre of beverage, as well as the amount of packaging materials, despite higher production and sales.
Coca-Cola HBC serves almost 600 million consumers across 28 countries on 3 continents. The company has invested €8.2 million in improving community wellbeing, focusing on 3 mains areas: active lifestyle, environmental & water stewardship and youth development.
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