Borussia Dortmund

Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is Borussia Dortmund doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 32

Borussia Dortmund has a DitchCarbon Score of 32 out of 100, indicating a lower level of sustainability in their operations. This score suggests that the football club has a relatively high carbon intensity compared to other organizations. There is significant room for improvement in reducing their emissions and enhancing their 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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Very high

Borussia Dortmund is a company in the services sector, 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

Borussia Dortmund operates in Germany, where the carbon intensity is rated as medium. This indicates that the company’s sustainability efforts are moderately impacted by the national energy mix and emissions levels.

...this company is doing 11.85% worse in emissions than the industry average.

Borussia Dortmund GmbH & Co KGaA, commonly known as Borussia Dortmund, is a prominent entity in the services sector, situated in Dortmund, Germany. Founded in 1909, the company has a rich history and is renowned for its professional football services, including the management of the first-team squad, youth academy, and related sporting events. Borussia Dortmund is not only a key player in the sports industry but also a cultural icon in the region, with a strong fan base and a significant impact on local and international football.

emission intelligence's platform recommendations for Borussia Dortmund

Borussia Dortmund should enhance their monitoring and reporting systems to better track progress and identify additional opportunities for reducing their Scope 2 emissions, which could potentially lower their emissions by 25%.

Bad news, Borussia Dortmund hasn't set SBTi climate goals yet

Borussia Dortmund has not yet established specific commitments with the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi). This means the company has not publicly outlined or committed to any science-based targets to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in line with climate science.
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