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WILMINGTON, Del., Dec. 5, 2017 – DuPont Sustainable Solutions (DSS) has been ranked as the top EHS (Environment, Health & Safety) consulting brand for brand preference according to a new survey released in November by the independent research and consulting firm Verdantix. The survey of more than 380 senior corporate EHS decision-makers gave DSS top marks for both preference and awareness among all EHS consulting brands.
"DuPont Sustainable Solutions is very appreciative of this unexpected recognition, which points to the trust and collaborative spirit shown by all of our clients as we help them improve the safety, productivity and profitability of their organizations," said Davide Vassallo, global managing director of DuPont Sustainable Solutions. “Our ambition at DuPont Sustainable Solutions is to be a world-class operations management consulting firm, and we thank both our clients and our employees for this significant milestone along that journey."
According to the Verdantix Global EHS Leaders Survey 2017: EHS Consulting Brands released in November, 77 percent of responders rank DSS the number one EHS consultant for brand awareness. Responders also gave DSS the highest rank for brand preference (32 percent) calling DSS’ capabilities “market-leading” or “strong,” higher than any other EHS consultant in the market.
The Verdantix survey was completed by 382 senior EHS decision-makers with direct responsibilities for corporatewide EHS management strategies and initiatives across 31 countries. All the respondents are from corporations with revenues of at least $250 million among 25 different industries. Thirty percent of respondents represent industries with high to very high EHS risk profiles including chemicals, mining and metals, and oil and gas. The Verdantix survey can be seen in its entirety here
About DuPont Sustainable Solutions
DuPont Sustainable Solutions (DSS), a business unit of DowDuPont Specialty Products Division, is a leading provider of world-class operations management consulting services to help organizations transform and optimize their processes, technologies and capabilities. DSS is committed to improving the safety, productivity and sustainability of organizations around the world. Additional information is available at: www.sustainablesolutions.dupont.com.
About DowDuPont Specialty Products Division
DowDuPont Specialty Products, a division of DowDuPont (NYSE: DWDP), is a global innovation leader with technology-based materials, ingredients and solutions that help transform industries and everyday life. Our employees apply diverse science and expertise to help customers advance their best ideas and deliver essential innovations in key markets including electronics, transportation, building and construction, health and wellness, food and worker safety. DowDuPont intends to separate the Specialty Products Division into an independent, publicly traded company.