Industry Group: Household Products
Country/Region: United Kingdom
Unilever is a diversified personal product (42% of 2021 sales by value), home care (20%), and packaged food (38%) company. Its brands include Knorr soups and sauces, Hellmann's mayonnaise, Lipton teas, Axe and Dove skin products, and the TRESemme haircare brand. The firm has been acquisitive in recent years; high-profile purchases include the mail-order men's grooming business Dollar Shave Club and Seventh Generation cleaning and personal-care products.
ESG Risk Rating
Industry Group (1st = lowest risk)
Household Products 18 out of 106
Global Universe 6769 out of 15360
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|Company||ESG Risk Rating||Industry Rank|
|6 out of 106|
|Hindustan Unilever Ltd.||
|17 out of 106|
|18 out of 106|
|The Estée Lauder Companies, Inc.||
|29 out of 106|
|Procter & Gamble Co.||
|30 out of 106|
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Unilever Plc's Exposure is Medium
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Unilever Plc's Management of ESG Material Risk is Strong
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