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Braskem included in Sustainability Index for ninth year
Dec '13
Braskem, the largest thermoplastic resin producer in the Americas and the world's largest biopolymer producer, was selected for the ninth year in a row to be included in the Corporate Sustainability Index (ISE) of the BM&FBovespa.

Remaining a component of the index reflects the Company's commitment to best practices in corporate governance, social responsibility and sustainable development. Issues related to health, safety and the environment represent key corporate values at Braskem and are fully integrated into the management of its operations.

The index's new portfolio is formed by 51 stocks of 40 companies that represent 18 industries and total market capitalization of R$1.14 trillion, which corresponds to 47.16% of the total market capitalization of companies with stock traded on the exchange. The index composition will be in effect for the period from January 6, 2014 to January 2, 2015.


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