Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is NGK SPARK PLUG EUROPE doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 52

NGK Spark Plug Europe has a DitchCarbon Score of 52, indicating a moderate level of sustainability in their operations. This score reflects the company’s carbon intensity, which is a measure of the greenhouse gases emitted relative to the value of their output. A score of 52 suggests there is room for improvement in reducing carbon intensity to enhance their environmental performance.

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

NGK Spark Plug Europe operates within the industrial manufacturing sector, which has a low carbon intensity ranking. 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

NGK Spark Plug Europe, located in Japan, benefits from the country’s low carbon intensity rating. This favorable environmental condition supports the company’s sustainability efforts by reducing its carbon footprint.

...this company is doing 10.71% better in emissions than the industry average.

Founded in 1979, NGK SPARK PLUG EUROPE GmbH is situated in Ratingen, Germany, and operates within the industrial manufacturing sector, specifically focusing on technical ceramics and automotive components. The company is a key player in the production of ignition products and vehicle electronics, supplying OEMs and the international aftermarket with spark plugs, sensors, and various engine components. With a strong presence across six continents and a reputation for quality and innovation, NGK SPARK PLUG is a trusted partner in the automotive industry and a committed participant in motorsport.

emission intelligence's platform recommendations for NGK SPARK PLUG EUROPE

NGK Spark Plug Europe should establish transparent and scientifically grounded objectives for diminishing their Scope 3 emissions and actively encourage sustainability within their supply chain, potentially reducing emissions by 35%.

Bad news, NGK Spark Plug Europe hasn't set SBTi goals.

NGK Spark Plug Europe 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 to align with global efforts to mitigate climate change.
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