Dow Jones

Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is Dow Jones doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 33

Dow Jones has a DitchCarbon Score of 33 out of 100, indicating a moderate level of sustainability in their operations. This score reflects a higher carbon intensity compared to companies with better scores. Efforts to reduce emissions and improve sustainability are necessary for Dow Jones to increase its score and lower its carbon intensity.

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

Dow Jones is part of the paper products industry, which has a 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

The Dow Jones company in the United States benefits from a low carbon intensity rating in the region, indicating a smaller carbon footprint for its operations. This suggests that the company’s sustainability efforts are supported by the country’s overall lower environmental impact.

...this company is doing 7.73% worse in emissions than the industry average.

Dow Jones, founded in 1882 and headquartered in New York, operates within the US paper products industry. As a global leader in news and business intelligence, the company offers a wide array of services including newswires, websites, newspapers, and magazines, with renowned brands like The Wall Street Journal and MarketWatch. They specialize in transforming information into insight, providing authoritative content that informs global commerce and enhances transparency in the business world.

Bad news, Dow Jones hasn't committed to SBTi goals yet

Dow Jones has not established specific commitments with the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi) to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. This means the company has yet to define clear, science-based targets for reducing its carbon footprint in line with global efforts to limit climate change.
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