RGA

Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is RGA doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 53

RGA has a DitchCarbon Score of 53, indicating a moderate level of sustainability in their operations. This score reflects the company’s carbon intensity, which is a measure of how much carbon they emit relative to their output. A higher score would suggest a lower carbon intensity and a stronger commitment to reducing 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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RGA operates within the finance 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

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The company RGA, located in the United States, benefits from a low carbon intensity rating in the region, indicating a favorable environmental impact. This suggests that RGA’s sustainability efforts are supported by the country’s overall lower carbon emissions.
2.17%

...this company is doing 2.17% better in emissions than the industry average.

Founded in 1973 and headquartered in Chesterfield, RGA Reinsurance Company operates within the finance sector as a leading global life and health reinsurance firm. As a subsidiary of Reinsurance Group of America, Incorporated, it manages an extensive portfolio with $3.1 trillion of life reinsurance in force and offers services such as individual and group reinsurance, long-term care, and financial solutions. With a presence in 26 countries, RGA is renowned for its expertise in facultative underwriting and provides a range of support services including product development and client training.

Bad news, RGA has yet to commit to SBTi goals

The company 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 consistent with keeping global warming below 2 degrees Celsius.

There’s always room for improvement,

DitchCarbon recommends...

RGA should intensify their monitoring and reporting of direct emissions to pinpoint areas for emission reductions.
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