India’s Top Companies for Sustainability and CSR 2016

The study in its third year holds up a mirror to corporate India on their journey towards responsible growth.

This annual exercise undertaken in partnership with IIM Udaipur and Futurescape  is an unbiased, quantitative and analytical examination of Indian sustainability reports, annual reports and business responsibility reports. It covers industries as varied as automobiles, banks, diversified, FMCG, infrastructure, information technology, metals and mining, oil, power, steel, pharmaceuticals, telecommunications and others.

The study focuses on four main criteria, Governance, Disclosure, Stakeholders and Sustainability. These four factors are assigned weights of 20% for Governance,15% for Disclosure, 35% for Sustainability and 30% for Stakeholders respectively and form the basis of the ranking. These weights were based on the outcome of a Delphi study with industry leaders and academics.

20% Governance
How well is the governance for Sustainability and CSR structured?
Board oversight of Sustainability and CSR issues

15% Disclosure
How forthcoming are companies with respect to Sustainability and CSR activities and performance?
Sustainability reports as per standards and Disclosure in financial filings

35% Sustainability
How pervasive are sustainability practices of companies?
Waste, Water, Energy - Programs and targets to reduce impact. Promoting sustainable products and services, sustainable supply chains, sustainable logistics

30% Stakeholders
How well are key stakeholders (employees, community, customers and suppliers) integrated within a company’s business responsibility framework?

2016 Rankings

This years top 100 companies are:

  • Tata Steel Ltd. 1
  • Tata Power Company Ltd. 2
  • UltraTech Cement Ltd. 3
  • Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. 4
  • Tata Motors Ltd. 5
  • Tata Chemicals Ltd. 6
  • ITC Ltd. 7
  • Shree Cements Ltd. 8
  • Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltd. 9
  • Larsen & Toubro Ltd. 10
  • Infosys Ltd. 11
  • ACC Ltd. 12
  • Indian Oil Corporation Ltd. 13
  • Ambuja Cements Ltd. 14
  • Steel Authority of India (SAIL) Ltd. 15
  • Jubilant Life Sciences Ltd. 16
  • Coca-Cola India Pvt. Ltd 17
  • GAIL (India) Ltd. 18
  • Tata Consultancy Services Ltd. 19
  • Hindustan Unilever Ltd. 20
  • Cisco Systems India Pvt. Ltd. 21
  • JSW Steel Ltd. 22
  • Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Ltd. 23
  • Maruti Suzuki India Ltd. 24
  • YES Bank Ltd. 25
  • Cummins India 26
  • HCL Technologies Ltd. 27
  • Reliance Industries Ltd. 28
  • Essar Oil Ltd. 29
  • Hindustan Construction Company Ltd. 30
  • Nestle India Ltd. 31
  • Oil And Natural Gas Corporation Ltd. 32
  • Jindal Steel & Power Ltd. 33
  • Vedanta Ltd. 34
  • Dr. Reddy's Laboratories Ltd. 35
  • Dabur India Ltd. 36
  • Apollo Tyres Ltd. 37
  • Bajaj Auto Ltd. 38
  • Chambal Fertilisers & Chemicals Ltd. 39
  • Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd. 40
  • NTPC Ltd. 41
  • Wipro Ltd. 42
  • Oil India Ltd. 43
  • HDFC Bank Ltd. 44
  • Hindalco Industries Ltd. 45
  • Bharat Electronics Ltd. 46
  • Godrej Consumer Products Ltd. 47
  • Power Grid Corporation of India Ltd. 48
  • Bosch Ltd. 49
  • Hindustan Zinc Ltd. 50
  • Reliance Infrastructure Ltd. 51
  • Idea Cellular Ltd. 52
  • Havells India Ltd. 53
  • Siemens Ltd. 54
  • Rashtriya Chemicals & Fertilizers Ltd. 55
  • Titan Company Ltd. 56
  • Axis Bank Ltd. 57
  • IndusInd Bank Ltd. 58
  • Aditya Birla Nuvo Ltd. 59
  • Cairn India Ltd. 60
  • Asian Paints Ltd. 61
  • Welspun Corp Ltd. 62
  • Jaiprakash Associates Ltd. 63
  • Lupin Ltd. 64
  • Tata Global Beverages Ltd. 65
  • Mahindra & Mahindra Financial Services Ltd. 66
  • Tata Communications Ltd. 67
  • Hero MotoCorp Ltd. 68
  • Union Bank of India 69
  • IDFC Ltd. 70
  • National Aluminium Company Ltd. 71
  • Neyveli Lignite Corporation Ltd. 72
  • NMDC Ltd. 73
  • Adani Power Ltd. 74
  • Bharti Airtel Ltd. 75
  • ABB India Ltd. 76
  • Exide Industries Ltd. 77
  • Godrej Industries Ltd. 78
  • NHPC Ltd. 79
  • Tech Mahindra Ltd. 80
  • Grasim Industries Ltd. 81
  • Coal India Ltd. 82
  • Adani Ports & Special Economic Zone Ltd. 83
  • Eicher Motors Ltd. 84
  • Kotak Mahindra Bank Ltd. 85
  • Rural Electrification Corporation Ltd. 86
  • Container Corporation of India Ltd. 87
  • Cipla Ltd. 88
  • Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. 89
  • Bharti Infratel Ltd. 90
  • Mangalore Refinery And Petrochemicals Ltd. 91
  • Reliance Communications Ltd. 92
  • State Bank of India 93
  • Marico Ltd. 94
  • DLF Ltd. 95
  • Adani Enterprises Ltd. 96
  • P & G 97
  • SABMiller India 98
  • Jain Irrigation Systems Ltd. 99
  • GMR Infrastructure Ltd. 100

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