Submitted by: Johnson Controls, Inc.
Posted: Apr 02, 2009 – 03:49 PM EST
Apr. 02 /CSRwire/ - MILWAUKEE, April 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Johnson Controls (NYSE: JCI), today announced the release of its latest Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) online sustainability report. The online matrix provides a detailed review of the company's financial, environmental and social performance over the past year.
The matrix complements the company's 2008 Business and Sustainability Report, which was released in January and is available in 12 languages. The GRI reporting framework provides companies with a uniform and transparent set of metrics to systematically report on sustainability initiatives and results.
The matrix offers a quick, easily accessible database of the company's results in 2008 across a broad range of topics. Highlights include:
In March, Johnson Controls was ranked 22nd among the 100 Best Corporate Citizens in the United States, by Corporate Responsibility Officer magazine. In the same month, Institutional Investor Magazine cited Johnson Controls as America's Most Shareholder-Friendly Company in the category of consumer - autos and auto parts, for the fourth consecutive year.
The company's commitment to sustainability has earned it industry and community recognition around the world. It is listed on the Dow Jones Sustainability North America Index and World Index, the Domini 400 Social Index, KLD Global Climate 100 Index, the FTSE4Good Index Series, Carbon Disclosure Leadership Index, and Calvert Social Index.
To view the GRI matrix and the 2008 Business and Sustainability Report, please visit www.johnsoncontrols.com/sustainability.
About Johnson Controls
Johnson Controls (NYSE: JCI) is the global leader that brings ingenuity to the places where people live, work and travel. By integrating technologies, products and services, we create smart environments that redefine the relationships between people and their surroundings. Our team of 140,000 employees creates a more comfortable, safe and sustainable world through our products and services for more than 200 million vehicles, 12 million homes and one million commercial buildings. Our commitment to sustainability drives our environmental stewardship, good corporate citizenship in our workplaces and communities, and the products and services we provide to customers. For additional information, please visit http://www.johnsoncontrols.com.
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