Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is Americold doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 45

Americold has a DitchCarbon Score of 45, indicating a moderate level of sustainability in their operations. This score suggests that the company’s carbon intensity is relatively high, implying there is significant room for improvement in reducing emissions. Efforts to lower carbon intensity would enhance Americold’s sustainability profile and contribute to 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

Very low




Very high

Americold is part of the other sector industry, which has a very 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




Very high

Americold operates in the United States, where the carbon intensity is rated as low, indicating a cleaner energy mix. This favorable rating suggests that Americold’s sustainability efforts are supported by the country’s overall lower carbon footprint.

...this company is doing 1.31% better in emissions than the industry average.

Americold Logistics LLC, founded in 1903 and headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, operates within the logistics and supply chain industry. As a global leader in temperature-controlled warehousing, the company offers extensive services including storage, transportation, and logistics solutions tailored to the food industry. With a network of 160 temperature-controlled warehouses worldwide, Americold is dedicated to maintaining the integrity of its clients’ food and beverage products throughout the supply chain.

Good news, Americold has embraced SBTi commitments for sustainability

Americold has pledged to set science-based targets through the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi) to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in line with climate science. This commitment means the company will develop a detailed plan to cut emissions across its operations and value chain to prevent the worst impacts of climate change.

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Our methodology

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