GreenWaste Recovery

Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is GreenWaste Recovery doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 26

GreenWaste Recovery has a DitchCarbon Score of 26 out of 100, indicating a lower performance in sustainability measures. This score suggests a higher carbon intensity in their operations. The company has significant room for improvement in reducing emissions and enhancing 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

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GreenWaste Recovery is part of the waste management 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

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GreenWaste Recovery operates in the United States, which has a low carbon intensity rating. This suggests that the company’s sustainability efforts are supported by the country’s overall lower environmental impact from energy production.
17.69%

...this company is doing 17.69% worse in emissions than the industry average.

Founded in 1991 and headquartered in San Jose, California, GreenWaste Recovery operates in the waste management industry, specializing in recycling and waste collection services. The company serves over 350,000 customers across various jurisdictions in the San Francisco Bay Area and has expanded its operations to include the Monterey Peninsula. GreenWaste Recovery offers a comprehensive range of services, including the collection of municipal solid waste, recyclables, yard waste, compostables, food waste, and construction debris, adhering to its commitment to environmental sustainability.

Bad news, GreenWaste Recovery hasn't committed to SBTi goals yet

GreenWaste Recovery has not established specific commitments with the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi). This means the company has yet to define or announce clear goals for reducing greenhouse gas emissions in line with climate science.

There’s always room for improvement,

DitchCarbon recommends...

GreenWaste Recovery should undertake a thorough assessment of all Scope 1 emissions sources to identify and quantify their direct greenhouse gas outputs.
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