Veolia Environnement Selected to be Included in the FTSE4Good Index
PARIS, May 6 2011.- Veolia Environnement's selection as part of the GlobalFTSE4Good index has been confirmed following its latest update in 2011.
Every year since 2004 Veolia Environnement has been included in this leading,globally recognised index. Being selected so consistently as the rating criteriacontinue to become increasingly tougher illustrates recognition of the Group's performance and long-term commitment to sustainable development.
Created by the global index company FTSE Group, FTSE4Good is an equity indexseries that is designed to facilitate investment in companies that meet globally recognised corporate responsibility standards. Companies in the FTSE4Good Index Series have met stringent social and environmental criteria, and are positioned to capitalise on the benefits of responsible business practice.
Veolia Environnement (Paris Euronext: VIE and NYSE: VE) is the worldwide reference in environmental solutions. With more than 315,000 employees the company has operations all around the world and provides tailored solutions to meet the needs of municipal and industrial customers in four complementary segments: water management, waste management, energy management and passenger transportation. Veolia Environnement recorded revenue of €34.8 billion in 2010. www.veolia.comContact
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