Accountability & Transparency
At Eaton, we reinforce our accountability by making sustainability information and results widely available to the public. By improving our performance, and posting our data, we can serve as an example for positive change in global environmental and social conditions, while managing our own sustainable growth. Eaton partners with many organizations that collect data and provide a rating or “grade” for our annual performance.
Disclosures & Rankings
The CDP is an independent, not-for-profit organization holding the largest public database of primary corporate climate change information in the world. In 2010, CDP featured Eaton as one of only 50 companies in its prestigious Leadership Index.
Eaton participates in the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI), one of the worlds’ leading indicator’s for corporate responsibility. In 2010, Eaton was one of six companies on the DJSI list of sustainable leaders in the “Diversified Industrial” sector.
The Global Reporting Initiative is one of the world’s most widely used reporting frameworks for performance on human rights, labor, environment, anti-corruption, and corporate citizenship. More than 1,500 organizations from 60 countries use these guidelines to produce annual sustainability reports.