Sustainability is at the core of everything we do – from our own operations to the solutions we provide customers that impact communities around the world. Setting high sustainability standards enables our growth and purpose: to build a sustainable and resilient company while advancing the smarter use of water and empowering our customers to solve global water challenges.

UN Sustainable Development Goals

Aligning with the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals

Xylem ESG ratings/indexes

  • EcoVadis: Silver (91st Percentile)
  • MSCI: AAA
  • ISS ESG Corporate Rating: C+ (Prime)
  • ISS ESG E&S Quality Score: Environment – 1 / Social – 1 

Recognitions

  • 2024 America's Most Responsible Companies - Newsweek (ranked #2 out of 600 companies)
  • 2024 SDG 2000 Most Influential Companies - World Benchmarking Alliance
  • 2024 America's Most JUST Companies (6) – JUST Capital
  • 2024 Best Place to Work for LGBTQ Equality in the U.S. - Human Rights Campaign Foundation (4th consecutive year against new criteria)
  • 2024 America's Greatest Workplaces for Diversity - Newsweek
  • 2024 World Benchmarking Alliance’s (WBA) SDG2000 list
  • 2024 Barron's 100 Most Sustainable Companies (15)
  • 2023 DE&I Award (Large Gap) Finalist - National Association of Corporate Directors
  • 2022 Net Zero Champion - Global Water Award

Commitments

Download Xylem's 2023 Sustainability Report