PHOENIX, Ariz., - Oct. 16, 2018 - ON Semiconductor Corporation (Nasdaq: ON), driving energy efficiency innovations, has been included in the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI) North America Index recognizing companies with sustainable business practices. This is the first time ON Semiconductor has been included in the index.
The Dow Jones Sustainability Indices, jointly calculated by Standard & Poor’s Dow Jones Indices and Switzerland-based RobecoSAM, selects companies for their excellent sustainability through the assessment of numerous criteria such as corporate governance, customer relations, environmental policy, working conditions and social initiatives. The indices serve as benchmarks for those investors that seek to integrate sustainability considerations into their portfolios.
“We are honored to have been included in the Dow Jones Sustainability Index,” said Keenan Evans, senior vice president, global quality reliability, EHS, and corporate social responsibility at ON Semiconductor. “Highly ethical behavior, socially responsible programs and environmentally sustainable operations are deeply rooted in ON Semiconductor corporate culture and are supported by our core values of Respect, Integrity and Initiative. We benchmark our programs, policies and processes against global standards and best in class practitioners in order to continually improve our performance and be recognized as a world class corporate citizen.”
ON Semiconductor continues to be recognized for its commitment to environmentally sustainable operations and ethical business practices. A member of the Responsible Business Alliance, ON Semiconductor has been recognized as one of Ethisphere Institute's World's Most Ethical Companies for three consecutive years and is currently recognized on Barron’s 100 Most Sustainable Companies list. In addition to this, ON Semiconductor was named to the Fortune 500 and the Fortune 100 Fastest Growing Companies lists for the first time in 2018.