Elekta

Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is Elekta doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 56

Elekta has a DitchCarbon Score of 56 out of 100, indicating a moderate level of sustainability in their operations. This score reflects the company’s current carbon intensity, which suggests there is room for improvement in reducing emissions. A higher score would demonstrate a stronger commitment to lowering carbon intensity and enhancing 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

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Elekta is a company in the health and social services industry, which has a carbon intensity ranking of low. 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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Elekta, located in Sweden, benefits from the country’s very low carbon intensity, indicating strong sustainability efforts. The company’s operations are thus likely to have a lower environmental impact due to the region’s commitment to clean energy.
14.44%

...this company is doing 14.44% better in emissions than the industry average.

Elekta, founded in 1972 and headquartered in Stockholm, operates within the health and social services industry. As a leading innovator, the company specializes in developing equipment and software to treat cancer and brain disorders. Their products, trusted by over 6,000 hospitals globally, focus on improving radiation therapy, radiosurgery, brachytherapy, and clinical workflow efficiency.

Good news, Elekta has set science-based climate targets

Elekta has established targets to significantly reduce greenhouse gas emissions from their operations, aligning with the ambitious goal of limiting global warming to 1.5°C. These targets encompass direct emissions from their facilities and indirect emissions from purchased energy.

There’s always room for improvement,

DitchCarbon recommends...

Elekta should foster collaboration with industry partners to exchange best practices and resources, which could lead to a 35% reduction in their Scope 3 emissions.
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