CSX

Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is CSX doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 42

CSX has a DitchCarbon Score of 42 out of 100, indicating moderate performance in sustainability efforts. This score reflects the company’s current carbon intensity, suggesting there is significant room for improvement in reducing emissions. A higher score would denote a lower carbon intensity and a stronger commitment to environmental sustainability.

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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CSX operates within the transport services 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

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The company CSX, located in the United States, benefits from a low carbon intensity rating in the region, which positively impacts its sustainability profile. Operating in an area with low carbon intensity suggests that CSX’s operations are associated with lower greenhouse gas emissions.
15.79%

...this company is doing 15.79% better in emissions than the industry average.

CSX Corporation, founded in 1980 and headquartered in Jacksonville, Fla., operates in the transport services industry as a leading supplier of transportation solutions. The company specializes in rail-based transportation services, including traditional rail service and the transport of intermodal containers and trailers. With a network that spans approximately 21,000 route miles across 23 states and parts of Canada, CSX serves major markets in the eastern United States and connects to numerous port terminals.

Good news, CSX has set solid SBTi climate action commitments

CSX has established Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi) commitments to significantly reduce greenhouse gas emissions from their operations, aligning with the goal to limit global warming to well below 2°C. These targets encompass direct emissions from their activities and indirect emissions from the generation of purchased energy.

There’s always room for improvement,

DitchCarbon recommends...

CSX should enhance their machinery and equipment to be cleaner and more efficient, which could potentially reduce their emissions by 15%.
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