Awards and Recognition
External RecognitionWe work hard to exceed the expectations of our customers, employees, shareholders, suppliers and the communities in which we operate. Below are some of the awards and recognition that we've earned.
DiversityInc List of Noteworthy Companies for Diversity (2016-2019)
June 2019 - Linde announced today that its subsidiary Praxair, Inc. has been named Diversity Inc Noteworthy Company for the fourth consecutive year. Noteworthy companies are selected based on a survey covering four key areas of diversity management: talent pipeline, talent development, manager responsibility and supplier diversity.
RobecoSAM Annual Corporate Sustainability Yearbook (2019)
April 2019 – Linde has been awarded a Silver Class distinction in SAM's Sustainability Yearbook 2019. The company was one of six in the chemical sector recognized with a distinction and the only Silver Class medalist.
The Sustainability Yearbook is launched by SAM, the unit of RobecoSAM which specializes in providing ESG data, ratings, and benchmarking, and is the world's most comprehensive publication on corporate sustainability. Results are based on the 2018 Corporate Sustainability Assessment, which assessed more than 2,500 companies across 60 industries, awarding recognition to 458 organizations from 36 countries.
Ethibel Sustainability Index (ESI) Excellence Europe (2019)
March 2019 – Linde has been reconfirmed as a constituent of the Ethibel Sustainability Index (ESI) Excellence Europe. The ESI indices universe is composed of companies included in the Russell Global Index that display the best performance in the field of Corporate Social Responsibility.