Benson Hill

Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is Benson Hill doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 35

Benson Hill has a DitchCarbon Score of 35 out of 100, indicating a lower level of sustainability in its operations. This score suggests that the company has a relatively high carbon intensity compared to more sustainable peers. Efforts to reduce emissions and improve sustainability practices are needed to increase this score.

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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Benson Hill operates in the services sector, which has a very low 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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Benson Hill operates in the United States, which has a low carbon intensity rating. This favorable environmental context supports the company’s sustainability efforts by reducing its overall carbon footprint.
8.85%

...this company is doing 8.85% worse in emissions than the industry average.

Benson Hill, founded in the services sector, harnesses the natural diversity of plants to create sustainable agricultural solutions. Based in the United States, the company has been leveraging nature’s potential since its inception. They offer innovative services aimed at enhancing crop performance and sustainability to meet the growing global food demand.

emission intelligence's platform recommendations for Benson Hill

Benson Hill could reduce its emissions by transitioning to renewable energy sources for all purchased electricity, heat, steam, and cooling, which has the potential to lower their emissions by 30%.

Bad news, Benson Hill hasn't committed to SBTi goals yet

Benson Hill has not yet established specific commitments with the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi). This means the company is still in the process of defining its goals for reducing greenhouse gas emissions in line with climate science.
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