Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is Glatfelter doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 35

Glatfelter has a DitchCarbon Score of 35 out of 100, indicating room for improvement in sustainability practices. This score reflects a higher carbon intensity compared to more sustainable companies. Efforts to reduce emissions and enhance sustainability measures would help increase their score.

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

Glatfelter is a company in the industrial manufacturing sector, 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

Glatfelter, 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 overall lower environmental impact.

...this company is doing 6.29% worse in emissions than the industry average.

Founded in 1864 and headquartered in York, PA, Glatfelter is a leading player in the US industrial manufacturing sector, specializing in specialty papers and fiber-based engineered materials. With a workforce of over 4,300 employees, the company operates across the globe, including facilities in North America, Europe, and Asia, and reports annual sales of approximately $1.7 billion. Glatfelter is publicly traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol GLT and is committed to environmental responsibility and sustainability in its operations.

emission intelligence's platform recommendations for Glatfelter

Glatfelter should explore opportunities for fuel switching in transportation and operations to potentially reduce their emissions by 15%.

Bad news, Glatfelter hasn't committed to SBTi goals yet

Glatfelter has not yet established specific commitments with the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi). This means the company is still in the process of defining clear, science-based emissions reduction targets to align with global efforts to limit climate change.
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