McGrath Rent

Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is McGrath Rent doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 39

McGrath Rent has a DitchCarbon Score of 39 out of 100, indicating a moderate level of sustainability in their operations. This score suggests that the company’s carbon intensity is relatively high, implying there is significant room for improvement in reducing emissions. Efforts to lower their carbon intensity would enhance McGrath Rent’s sustainability profile and 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

Very low




Very high

McGrath Rent operates 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

Very low




Very high

McGrath RentCorp, located in the United States, benefits from a low carbon intensity rating in the region, indicating a smaller carbon footprint for their operations. This suggests that the company’s sustainability efforts are positively influenced by the country’s overall environmental performance.

...this company is doing 4.85% worse in emissions than the industry average.

Founded in 1979, McGrath RentCorp is a versatile rental company based in Livermore, CA, serving various sectors through its five divisions. The company specializes in leasing relocatable modular buildings, storage containers, electronic test equipment, and containment solutions across North America. McGrath RentCorp is publicly traded on the NASDAQ Global Select Market and continues to expand its services and reach in the business-to-business rental industry.

emission intelligence's platform recommendations for McGrath Rent

McGrath RentCorp should undertake a thorough inventory of all Scope 1 emissions sources to identify and mitigate direct greenhouse gas emissions, potentially reducing their emissions by 15%.

Bad news, McGrath Rent hasn't committed to SBTi goals yet

McGrath RentCorp has not yet established specific commitments with the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi). This means the company is still in the process of defining clear, science-based emissions reduction targets aligned with climate science.
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