AAK

Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is AAK doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 48

AAK has a DitchCarbon Score of 48, indicating a moderate level of sustainability in their operations. This score reflects the company’s carbon intensity, which is a measure of how much carbon emissions are produced relative to their activity. A higher score would suggest a lower carbon intensity and better environmental performance.

This was calculated based on 30+ company specific emissions data points, the higher the score, the better. Check out our methodology.

Industry emissions intensity

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AAK operates within the food industry, which has a medium carbon intensity ranking. Some industries are more damaging than others, this ranking gives you an indication of how carbon intensive the industry is which this company operates in.

Location emissions intensity

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AAK is situated in Sweden, a country with a very low carbon intensity rating, indicating a cleaner energy grid. This favorable environmental context supports AAK’s sustainability efforts by reducing the carbon footprint associated with their operations.
12.79%

...this company is doing 12.79% better in emissions than the industry average.

AAK, founded in 2005 and headquartered in Malmö, Sweden, operates within the food industry, specializing in value-adding vegetable oil solutions. The company offers a wide range of services, including expertise in oils and fats for various applications such as Chocolate & Confectionery, Bakery, and Dairy, among others. With over 140 years of experience, AAK has expanded its global presence with 20 production facilities and sales offices in more than 25 countries, supported by a workforce of over 2,800 employees.

Good news, AAK has made solid SBTi commitments

AAK has pledged to align its operations with the Science Based Targets initiative to significantly reduce greenhouse gas emissions. This commitment involves setting science-based emissions reduction targets consistent with keeping global warming below 2°C above pre-industrial levels.

There’s always room for improvement,

DitchCarbon recommends...

AAK should consider implementing green procurement policies to source low-carbon energy and services, which could potentially reduce their emissions by 30%.
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