Advantest

Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is Advantest doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 52

Advantest has a DitchCarbon Score of 52 out of 100, 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 activities. A higher score would suggest a lower carbon intensity and a stronger commitment to reducing their environmental impact.

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

Industry emissions intensity

Very low

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Very high

Advantest is part of the industrial manufacturing sector, which has a low carbon intensity ranking compared to other industries. 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

Very low

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Very high

Advantest is situated in Japan, a country with a low carbon intensity rating. This favorable environmental context supports the company’s sustainability efforts by reducing its overall carbon footprint.
10.71%

...this company is doing 10.71% better in emissions than the industry average.

Founded in 1954 and headquartered in Chiyoda, Advantest operates within the industrial manufacturing sector, specializing in electronic measuring equipment and semiconductor test systems. The company has played a pivotal role for over fifty years in supporting the development and manufacture of advanced computer and telecommunications products. Advantest expanded its capabilities by integrating Verigy Ltd. on April 1, 2012, and continues to be a leader in its field, with further details available on their website.

Good news, Advantest has set solid SBTi commitments

Advantest has committed to reducing greenhouse gas emissions from their operations to align with the 1.5°C warming limit. This involves significant cuts in their direct emissions and indirect emissions from purchased energy.

There’s always room for improvement,

DitchCarbon recommends...

Advantest should undertake a comprehensive inventory of all Scope 2 emissions sources specific to each location, establish reduction targets for every type of purchased energy, and improve their monitoring and reporting systems to better track progress and uncover additional reduction opportunities, potentially decreasing emissions by 25%.
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