Marken

Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is Marken doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 54

Marken has a DitchCarbon Score of 54, indicating a moderate level of sustainability in their operations. This score reflects the company’s carbon intensity, which is a measure of how much carbon they emit relative to their output. A higher score would suggest a lower carbon intensity and a stronger commitment to reducing emissions.

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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Very high

Marken is a company in the services sector, which has a very 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

The company Marken, located in the United States, benefits from a low carbon intensity rating in the region. This suggests that their sustainability efforts are positively influenced by the country’s overall lower environmental impact.
10.15%

...this company is doing 10.15% better in emissions than the industry average.

Founded in 1980 and headquartered in Durham, Marken operates within the pharmaceutical and life sciences logistics industry as a subsidiary of UPS. The company specializes in patient-centric supply chain solutions, offering services such as Direct to Patient deliveries, biological sample shipments, and clinical trial material management. With a global presence across 46 locations, Marken provides comprehensive services including kit production, material sourcing, and regulatory consultancy to support the complex needs of its clients.

Good news, Marken has made solid SBTi commitments

Marken 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 significantly cut its carbon footprint across its operations and value chain.

There’s always room for improvement,

DitchCarbon recommends...

Marken should undertake a thorough inventory of all Scope 1 emissions sources and pursue energy efficiency improvements and a shift to low-carbon or renewable energy sources to potentially reduce emissions by 15%.
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