Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is Nordson doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 33

Nordson has a DitchCarbon Score of 33 out of 100, indicating room for improvement in sustainability practices. This score reflects a higher carbon intensity in the company’s operations. Nordson’s current efforts suggest they are below average in reducing emissions and enhancing sustainability.

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

Nordson is part of the industrial manufacturing sector, which has a carbon intensity ranking of low. 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

Nordson, located in the United States, operates in a region with a low carbon intensity rating. This suggests that the company’s sustainability efforts are positively influenced by the country’s relatively lower carbon emissions.

...this company is doing 8.29% worse in emissions than the industry average.

Nordson Corporation, founded in 1954, is a key player in the industrial manufacturing sector, headquartered in Westlake, Ohio, USA. The company specializes in engineering, manufacturing, and marketing products and systems for precision dispensing and processing across various industries. With operations in over 30 countries, Nordson provides global support for its diverse range of products, emphasizing integrity and customer passion.

emission intelligence's platform recommendations for Nordson

Nordson should establish precise reduction objectives for all acquired energy forms, including electricity, heat, steam, and cooling, to facilitate a systematic transition to renewable sources.

Bad news, Nordson hasn't committed to SBTi targets yet

Nordson has not yet established specific commitments with the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi). This means the company is either in the process of setting or has not publicly disclosed its goals for reducing greenhouse gas emissions in line with climate science.
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