Limagrain

Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is Limagrain doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 28

Limagrain has a DitchCarbon Score of 28 out of 100, indicating a lower performance in sustainability efforts. This score suggests that the company has a relatively high carbon intensity compared to more sustainable peers. Improvements in reducing emissions and enhancing sustainability practices are needed to 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

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Limagrain is a company in the food industry, 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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Limagrain is situated in France, a country with a very low carbon intensity rating, indicating a cleaner energy mix. This favorable location supports the company’s sustainability efforts by reducing its carbon footprint.
7.21%

...this company is doing 7.21% worse in emissions than the industry average.

Founded in 1942 and headquartered in Riom, France, Limagrain is a leading entity in the food industry, specializing in agriculture and food production. The company, which is a cooperative group owned by French farmers, focuses on advancing agriculture to address global food challenges by creating and producing plant and cereal varieties. Limagrain offers a wide range of products including field seeds, vegetable seeds, and cereal products, serving farmers, growers, home gardeners, agri-food professionals, and consumers, with a workforce of over 9,600 employees across 55 countries.

Good news, Limagrain has embraced SBTi climate commitments

Limagrain has pledged to set science-based targets through the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi) to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in line with climate science. This commitment means the company will develop a detailed plan to cut emissions across its operations and value chain to meet the goals of the Paris Agreement.

There’s always room for improvement,

DitchCarbon recommends...

Limagrain could reduce its direct emissions by 15% by investing in cleaner and more efficient machinery and equipment to enhance operational efficiency.
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