Boston Properties, Inc. (BXP), the largest publicly-traded developer, owner and manager of Class A office properties in the United States, today announced it has issued its 2018 Sustainability Report.
The report is aligned with the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) and outlines the Company’s Key Performance Indicators (KPIs), achievements and initiatives to address key environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues. Today’s Sustainability Report supplements the Company’s Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB) accounting metrics included in its 2018 Annual Report on Form 10-K.
“We remain firmly committed to enhancing our leadership role in utilizing sustainable business practices due to the positive impacts on both the environment and our business results,” said Owen D. Thomas, CEO of Boston Properties. “Our 2018 report highlights the sustainability initiatives that matter most to our business and stakeholders, where we believe we can contribute as a positive force for change, and become a stronger, more purposeful organization.”
Boston Properties is a well-established leader in sustainability. In the 2018 Global Real Estate Sustainability Benchmark (GRESB®) assessment, the Company earned its seventh consecutive “Green Star” recognition and the highest GRESB 5-star Rating. Boston Properties ranked among the top 8% of 874 worldwide participants.
ABOUT BOSTON PROPERTIES
Boston Properties (BXP) is the largest publicly-traded developer, owner and manager of Class A office properties in the United States, concentrated in five markets - Boston, Los Angeles, New York, San Francisco and Washington, DC. The Company is a fully integrated real estate company, organized as a real estate investment trust (REIT), that develops, manages, operates, acquires and owns a diverse portfolio of primarily Class A office space. The Company’s portfolio totals 51.6 million square feet and 197 properties, including eleven properties under construction.
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