Most Sustainable Companies 2019-2020

Rank 2020Rank 2019CompanyPeer GroupCountryOverall Score
14Orsted A/SWholesale PowerDenmark85.20%
21Chr. Hansen Holding A/SFood and other chemical agentsDenmark83.90%
33Neste OyjPetroleum RefineriesFinland83.64%
414Cisco Systems IncCommunications EquipmentUnited States83.59%
548Autodesk IncSoftwareUnited States82.84%
658Novozymes A/SSpecialty and Performance ChemicalsDenmark82.70%
735ING Groep NVBanksNetherlands82.53%
8-Enel SpAWholesale PowerItaly81.77%
98Banco do Brasil SABanksBrazil81.72%
10-Algonquin Power & Utilities CorpElectric UtilitiesCanada80.89%
1177Osram Licht AGElectrical Equipment and Power SystemsGermany79.87%
1289Sekisui Chemical Co LtdOther MaterialsJapan79.48%
13-Storebrand ASAInsuranceNorway79.32%
147Umicore SAPrimary Metals ProductsBelgium79.07%
15-Hewlett Packard Enterprise CoComputer HardwareUnited States78.43%
16-American WaterWater UtilitiesUnited States78.33%
1761Iberdrola SAWholesale PowerSpain78.24%
1812Outotec OyjMachinery ManufacturingFinland76.88%
1919CEMIGElectric UtilitiesBrazil76.35%
2093Accenture PLCTechnology Consulting ServicesIreland76.20%
2138Dassault Systemes SESoftwareFrance76.01%
2213McCormick & CompanyFood and Beverage ProductionUnited States75.96%
232Kering SAApparel and Accessory ProductsFrance75.26%
2423UPM-Kymmene OyjForestry and Paper ProductsFinland75.20%
2510Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co LtdSemiconductor Equipment and ServicesTaiwan75.13%
266Prologis IncReal Estate Investment Trusts (REITs)United States75.07%
27-H & M Hennes & Mauritz ABApparel and Accessories RetailSweden74.68%
2820Sanofi SABiopharmaceuticalsFrance74.43%
2960Schneider Electric SEIndustrial ConglomeratesFrance74.10%
3015Natura Cosmeticos SAPersonal Care and Cleaning ProductsBrazil73.91%
3124BNP Paribas SABanksFrance72.89%
3243Kone OyjMachinery ManufacturingFinland72.17%
3342Verbund AGWholesale PowerAustria72.06%
3429Valeo SAConsumer Vehicles and PartsFrance71.84%
3516ERG S.p.A.Wholesale PowerItaly71.59%
3625City Developments LtdReal Estate Investment and ServicesSingapore71.43%
3734Vestas Wind Systems A/SElectrical Equipment and Power SystemsDenmark71.34%
3826bioMérieuxDiagnostics and Drug Delivery DevicesFrance71.26%
3980Intesa Sanpaolo SpABanksItaly71.20%
4027Koninklijke KPN NVWireless and Wireline Telecommunications ServicesNetherlands70.17%
4128Siemens AGIndustrial ConglomeratesGermany69.84%
4274National Australia Bank LtdBanksAustralia69.30%
439Shinhan Financial Group Co LtdBanksSouth Korea69.29%
4422Bombardier IncAerospace and Defense ManufacturingCanada69.20%
45-Koninklijke DSM NVFood and other chemical agentsNetherlands69.18%
4665Unilever PLCPersonal Care and Cleaning ProductsUnited Kingdom69.16%
47-Sims Metal Management LtdPrimary Metals ProductsUnited States of America67.93%
48-Bank of MontrealBanksCanada67.65%
49-Cascades IncContainers and PackagingCanada67.61%
5086Advantech Co LtdComputer HardwareTaiwan67.61%
51-Standard Bank Group LtdBanksSouth Africa67.60%
5221EricssonCommunications EquipmentSweden67.49%
5355Danaher CorporationMedical DevicesUnited States67.22%
54-Canadian National Railway CoCargo Transportation and Infrastructure ServicesCanada67.11%
5584Adidas AGApparel and Accessory ProductsGermany66.38%
5650AstraZeneca PLCBiopharmaceuticalsUnited Kingdom65.92%
57-Stantec IncFacilities and Construction ServicesCanada65.75%
5839HP IncComputer Peripherals and SystemsUnited States65.66%
5967Commerzbank AGBanksGermany65.59%
6041Sun Life Financial IncInsuranceCanada65.10%
6145Abb LtdIndustrial ConglomeratesSwitzerland64.63%
6252Alphabet IncInternet and Data ServicesUnited States of America64.41%
6333Capitaland LimitedReal Estate Investment and ServicesSingapore64.39%
6411Pearson PLCPersonal Professional ServicesUnited Kingdom64.23%
65-BT Group PLCWireless and Wireline Telecommunications ServicesUnited Kingdom63.90%
6649Metso OyjMachinery ManufacturingFinland63.75%
6740Comerica IncorporatedBanksUnited States63.38%
6878Takeda Pharmaceutical Co LtdBiopharmaceuticalsJapan62.71%
69-Assicurazioni Generali SpAInsuranceItaly62.71%
7068Acciona SAFacilities and Construction ServicesSpain62.35%
7158Novo Nordisk A/SBiopharmaceuticalsDenmark62.03%
7296Konica Minolta IncComputer Peripherals and SystemsJapan61.01%
73-Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken ABBanksSweden60.76%
7469Tesla IncConsumer Vehicles and PartsUnited States60.47%
7571Westpac Banking CorpBanksAustralia60.35%
7679Ucb S.A.BiopharmaceuticalsBelgium60.15%
7781Workday IncSoftwareUnited States60.09%
78-Merck & Co IncBiopharmaceuticalsUnited States59.51%
795GlaxoSmithKline PLCBiopharmaceuticalsUnited Kingdom59.35%
8083Samsung SDI Co LtdElectrical Equipment and Power SystemsSouth Korea58.78%
81-Intel CorporationSemiconductor ManufacturingUnited States58.36%
8217Analog Devices IncSemiconductor ManufacturingUnited States58.09%
83-IGM Financial IncInvestment ServicesCanada57.46%
84-Canadian Solar IncElectrical Equipment and Power SystemsCanada57.43%
85-Byd Co LtdConsumer Vehicles and PartsChina56.31%
8692Kao CorporationPersonal Care and Cleaning ProductsJapan55.47%
87-BASF SESpecialty and Performance ChemicalsGermany54.23%
88-Cogeco Communications IncWireless and Wireline Telecommunications ServicesCanada53.94%
89-Panasonic CorporationComputer HardwareJapan53.64%
90-Vitasoy International Holdings LtdFood and Beverage ProductionHong Kong52.69%
9137Teck Resources LimitedMetal Ore MiningCanada52.62%
9295Toyota Motor CorporationConsumer Vehicles and PartsJapan52.19%
9385Campbell Soup CompanyFood and Beverage ProductionUnited States51.43%
9454Industria de Diseno Textil SAApparel and Accessories RetailSpain51.19%
95-Singapore Telecommunications LimitedWireless and Wireline Telecommunications ServicesSingapore50.59%
96-Telus CorporationWireless and Wireline Telecommunications ServicesCanada47.85%
97-Lenovo Group LtdComputer Peripherals and SystemsChina46.16%
9898L'Oreal SAPersonal Care and Cleaning ProductsFrance42.76%
9988Kesko CorporationFood and Beverage RetailFinland41.30%
10031Amundi SAInvestment ServicesFrance37.71%

Source: Corporate Knights