phs Group

Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is phs Group doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 35

phs Group has a DitchCarbon Score of 35 out of 100, indicating a lower performance in sustainability measures. This score suggests that the company’s carbon intensity is relatively high, reflecting a need for improvement in reducing emissions. To enhance its sustainability efforts, phs Group should focus on strategies to decrease its carbon intensity and increase its DitchCarbon Score.

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

phs Group operates in the services industry, which has a very 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

The phs Group is situated in the United Kingdom, which has a very low carbon intensity rating. This favorable environmental context supports the company’s sustainability efforts by reducing its carbon footprint.

...this company is doing 8.85% worse in emissions than the industry average.

Founded in 1963 and headquartered in Caerphilly, phs Group is a leading player in the hygiene services industry in the UK and Ireland. The company offers a comprehensive range of services including washroom, healthcare, and floorcare hygiene solutions, catering to over 90,000 customers across 300,000 locations. Emphasizing sustainability, phs Group has introduced the innovative LifeCycle process, transforming absorbent hygiene products into renewable energy and reducing landfill dependency.

Bad news, phs Group has not set SBTi commitments yet

phs Group has committed to setting science-based targets through the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi) to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in line with climate science. This means the company is working on developing a clear roadmap to significantly cut their carbon footprint and align with the global effort to limit warming to well-below 2 degrees Celsius.

There’s always room for improvement,

DitchCarbon recommends...

phs Group should consider enhancing their machinery and equipment to be cleaner and more efficient, which could potentially reduce their emissions by 15%.
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Our methodology

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