Elan

Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is Elan doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 62

Elan has a DitchCarbon Score of 62, indicating a moderate level of sustainability in its operations. This score reflects the company’s efforts to manage its carbon intensity, suggesting that while there is room for improvement, Elan is making progress in reducing emissions. A higher score would denote even greater success in lowering the carbon intensity of their business activities.

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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Elan is part of the industrial manufacturing sector, which has a very 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

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Elan, located in the United States, operates in a region with a low carbon intensity rating. This suggests that the company’s sustainability efforts are positively influenced by the country’s relatively lower reliance on carbon-intensive energy sources.
20.71%

...this company is doing 20.71% better in emissions than the industry average.

Elanco, founded in 1954 and headquartered in Greenfield, operates within the global animal health industry. The company specializes in providing innovative solutions to those who raise and care for animals, focusing on both the companionship and food production aspects. Elanco’s mission is to enhance animal health, thereby enriching the lives of people worldwide and meeting the growing demand for safe, affordable food.

Bad news, Elan hasn't committed to SBTi climate goals yet

Elan has pledged to align its operations with the Science Based Targets initiative to significantly reduce greenhouse gas emissions. This commitment involves setting actionable and verifiable goals to limit global warming in accordance with the latest climate science.

There’s always room for improvement,

DitchCarbon recommends...

Elan should consider implementing green procurement policies to source low-carbon energy and services, which could potentially reduce their emissions by 30%.
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