Nampak

Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is Nampak doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 61

Nampak has a DitchCarbon Score of 61 out of 100, indicating a moderate level of sustainability in their operations. This score reflects the company’s efforts to manage and reduce its carbon intensity. A higher score would signify even greater success in minimizing their environmental impact through lower carbon 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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Nampak 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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Nampak, located in South Africa, operates in a region with a very high carbon intensity rating. This suggests that the company’s sustainability efforts may be negatively impacted by the country’s high reliance on carbon-intensive energy sources.
19.71%

...this company is doing 19.71% better in emissions than the industry average.

Founded in 1968 and headquartered in Sandton, Nampak operates within the industrial manufacturing sector as Africa’s largest packaging manufacturer. The company offers a diverse range of packaging solutions in metal, glass, paper, and plastic, catering to various markets including food and beverage, household products, and pharmaceuticals. With a strong presence across Africa and Europe, Nampak combines its multiple divisions to deliver comprehensive services, including specialized equipment supply, packaging design, and technical support.

Good news, Nampak has committed to SBTi climate action goals

Nampak has pledged to align its operations and strategies with the Science Based Targets initiative to significantly reduce greenhouse gas emissions. This commitment involves setting science-based emissions reduction targets that are consistent with keeping global warming below 2°C above pre-industrial levels.

There’s always room for improvement,

DitchCarbon recommends...

Nampak should consider investing in cleaner and more efficient machinery and equipment to potentially reduce their scope 1 emissions by 15%.
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