Coats Group

Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is Coats Group doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 77

Coats Group has a DitchCarbon Score of 77, indicating a relatively high level of sustainability in their operations. This score reflects a lower carbon intensity compared to many other companies, suggesting that Coats Group is effectively managing and reducing its emissions. A score of 77 signifies that the company is making significant efforts to minimize its carbon footprint within its industry.

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

Coats Group is part of the industrial manufacturing sector, which has a 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

Coats Group operates in the United Kingdom, which has a very low carbon intensity rating, indicating a cleaner energy grid. This favorable environmental context supports the company’s sustainability efforts by reducing the carbon footprint associated with their energy consumption.

...this company is doing 35.71% better in emissions than the industry average.

Founded in 1755, Coats Group is a preeminent entity in the industrial manufacturing sector, specializing as the world’s leading industrial thread manufacturer. Based in London, the company has a significant presence in over 60 countries, employing around 19,000 people globally and generating revenues of $1.5 billion in 2016. Coats Group offers a diverse range of products and services, including textile crafts in the Americas, technical products like aramids and fibre optics, and has a strong focus on innovation and customer relationships in the apparel and footwear industries.

emission intelligence's platform recommendations for Coats Group

Coats Group should consider implementing green procurement policies to source low-carbon energy and services, which could potentially reduce their emissions by 25%.

Good news, Coats Group has set solid SBTi commitments

Coats Group has established Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi) commitments to significantly reduce their greenhouse gas emissions from company operations, aligning with the ambitious goal of limiting global warming to 1.5°C. This involves implementing strategies to lower emissions within their direct operations and energy use.

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