Volkswagen was one of the most criticized firms for pressure groups in 2015 because of the automaker’s emissions scandal.
According to a Sigwatch survey, the German carmaker was the seventh most disliked companies in a top 10 dominated by chemical and energy companies. Shell and Monsanto ranked first and second, respectively.
The campaigners included groups focusing on very specific issues such as airports expansion, consumer advocates, and non-governmental organizations such as Greenpeace and Occupy.
Meanwhile, Nestlé, Marks & Spencer, and McDonald’s were among the most commended companies on the list.
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