Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is Boliden doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 39

Boliden has a DitchCarbon Score of 39 out of 100, indicating a moderate level of sustainability in its 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 enhance sustainability and lower carbon intensity should be a focus for Boliden to achieve a better 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

Very low




Very high

Boliden is a company in the metals and mining industry, which has a carbon intensity ranking of medium. 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

Boliden is situated in Sweden, a country with a very low carbon intensity rating. This favorable environmental context supports the company’s sustainability efforts by providing a cleaner energy grid and industrial practices.

...this company is doing 9.98% better in emissions than the industry average.

Boliden is a prominent player in the Metals and Mining Industry, founded in 1924 and headquartered in Stockholm. The company specializes in sustainable mining and metal production, with a strong emphasis on environmental and societal responsibility. With operations across Sweden, Norway, Finland, and Ireland, Boliden employs around 5,500 people and generates an annual turnover of approximately SEK 40 billion.

emission intelligence's platform recommendations for Boliden

Boliden should undertake a thorough inventory of all Scope 1 emissions sources to better understand and manage its direct greenhouse gas emissions, which could potentially reduce its emissions by 15%.

Good news, Boliden has made solid SBTi commitments

Boliden 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 meet the goals of the Paris Agreement.

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