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KOSÉ

Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is KOSÉ doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 67

KOSÉ has a DitchCarbon Score of 67 out of 100, indicating a moderate level of commitment to sustainability. This score reflects the company’s efforts to reduce its carbon intensity in its operations and supply chain. A higher score would signify even greater progress in minimizing their environmental impact.

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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KOSÉ is a company in the services sector, which has a very low carbon intensity ranking. 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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KOSÉ, located in Japan, benefits from the country’s low carbon intensity rating, indicating a cleaner energy mix. This regional advantage supports the company’s sustainability efforts by reducing its overall carbon footprint.
23.15%

...this company is doing 23.15% better in emissions than the industry average.

KOSÉ Corporation, established in 1946 in Nogent-sur-Oise, operates within the services sector, primarily focusing on the beauty and cosmetics industry. The company has grown to employ over 6,600 individuals and prides itself on a tradition of quality and innovation, holding over 800 patents. KOSÉ offers a diverse range of products through its 36 brands, catering to various markets across Asia through department stores, specialty stores, drug stores, and direct sales channels.

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

KOSÉ has not yet established specific commitments with the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi). This means the company has not defined or announced clear goals for reducing greenhouse gas emissions in line with climate science.

There’s always room for improvement,

DitchCarbon recommends...

KOSÉ should set clear, science-based targets for reducing their Scope 3 emissions and foster sustainable practices throughout their supply chain, while maintaining transparency in their reporting of Scope 3 emissions progress, which could potentially reduce their emissions by 35%.
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