Kyocera

Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is Kyocera doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 69

Kyocera has a DitchCarbon Score of 69, indicating a moderate level of sustainability in its operations. This score reflects the company’s efforts to reduce its carbon intensity, suggesting a commitment to lowering emissions. A higher score would represent even greater achievements in sustainability and further reductions in carbon intensity.

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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Kyocera is part of 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

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Very high

Kyocera, located in Japan, operates in a region with a low carbon intensity rating, indicating a cleaner energy grid. This favorable environmental context supports the company’s sustainability efforts by reducing its carbon footprint.
27.71%

...this company is doing 27.71% better in emissions than the industry average.

Founded in 2000 and headquartered in San Diego, Kyocera operates within the industrial manufacturing sector, particularly known for its robust mobile solutions. The company specializes in producing durable and rugged devices that meet Military Standard 810G for ruggedization. Kyocera’s products are supported by leading North American wireless service providers and are designed to offer low total costs of ownership, enhanced security, and extensive support for applications and accessories.

Good news, Kyocera has set solid SBTi climate action goals

Kyocera has committed to significantly reducing its greenhouse gas emissions from company operations, aligning with the ambitious goal of limiting global warming to 1.5°C. This commitment involves taking substantial steps to lower emissions across their scope 1 and 2 categories.

There’s always room for improvement,

DitchCarbon recommends...

Kyocera should establish scientifically grounded targets for diminishing their Scope 3 emissions and enhance the transparency of their reporting on these emissions while encouraging sustainability across their entire supply chain, which could potentially reduce their emissions by 35%.
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