Boston Consulting Group

Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is Boston Consulting Group doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 55

Boston Consulting Group has a DitchCarbon Score of 55, 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 they emit relative to their size and output. A higher score would suggest a lower carbon intensity and a stronger commitment to reducing emissions.

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

Boston Consulting Group 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

Very low




Very high

Boston Consulting Group 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 carbon footprint.

...this company is doing 11.15% better in emissions than the industry average.

Founded in 1963, the Boston Consulting Group (BCG) is a prestigious management consulting firm headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts. Operating in the services sector, BCG specializes in business strategy, offering deep insight and transformative solutions to clients. With a legacy of innovation and a mission to drive sustainable advantage, BCG shapes the future of organizations worldwide.

emission intelligence's platform recommendations for Boston Consulting Group

Boston Consulting Group should set clear, science-informed targets for reducing their Scope 3 emissions and consistently report on their progress while promoting sustainable practices throughout their supply chain, potentially decreasing their emissions by 35%.

Good news, Boston Consulting Group has set SBTi commitments

Boston Consulting Group has established Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi) commitments to significantly reduce their greenhouse gas emissions from company operations, which include both direct and indirect emissions. These targets align with the global objective to limit temperature rise to 1.5°C above pre-industrial levels, demonstrating the company’s dedication to climate action.

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