Owens Corning earns place among climate-related innovators

  Ecology

Owens Corning has been ranked 80th among the top 100 companies with free-float market capitalization of more than USD 1 billion by Maplecroft Climate Innovation Indexes (CIIs).

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Owens Corning is a leading global producer of glass fiber reinforcements
Owens Corning, a leading global producer of glass fiber reinforcements for composite systems and residential and commercial building materials, has been nationally recognized as a leader in the innovation of clean-tech solutions and new products, the mitigation of climate change related risks and the management of carbon emissions.
The Maplecroft Climate Innovation Indexes (CIIs) are comprehensive studies of the country's largest multinational companies and how they manage and adapt to climate change, with a special focus on innovation.
This rating of the 360 largest US-based companies ranks Owens Corning 80th among the top 100 companies with free-float market capitalization of more than USD 1 billion.
Maplecroft rated each company against more than 100 criteria, including: technological innovation and new working practices to combat climate change impacts; management of climate-related issues; adaptation to physical climate-related risks, such as flooding or more extreme weather events throughout the supply chain; and, the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions.
Other companies who share a place on this list include GE, Alcoa, Johnson Controls, Ford and Intel.

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