Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is DuPont doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 13

DuPont has a DitchCarbon Score of 13 out of 100, indicating a low performance in sustainability measures. This score suggests that DuPont’s carbon intensity is high, reflecting significant greenhouse gas emissions relative to its size and output. The company may need to implement more aggressive strategies to reduce its carbon footprint and improve its sustainability efforts.

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

DuPont is a company in the industrial manufacturing sector, 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

Very low




Very high

DuPont operates in the United States, which has a low carbon intensity rating, indicating a relatively smaller carbon footprint for energy use. This suggests that DuPont’s sustainability efforts are positively influenced by the country’s overall lower reliance on carbon-intensive energy sources.

...this company is doing 28.29% worse in emissions than the industry average.

DuPont is a global leader in the industrial manufacturing sector, headquartered in Wilmington, with a rich history dating back to 1802. The company specializes in leveraging science to develop sustainable products and services that enhance the quality of life. Serving a diverse range of markets such as agriculture, construction, communications, and transportation, DuPont operates in over 90 countries worldwide.

Good news, DuPont has set ambitious SBTi climate commitments

DuPont has established Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi) commitments to significantly reduce its greenhouse gas emissions from company operations, aligning with the ambitious goal of limiting global warming to 1.5°C. These targets encompass both direct emissions and indirect emissions from purchased energy, demonstrating the company’s dedication to environmental sustainability.

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