Sasol

Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is Sasol doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 39

Sasol has a DitchCarbon Score of 39 out of 100, indicating a lower performance in sustainability efforts. This score reflects a higher carbon intensity in Sasol’s operations and practices. The company has significant room for improvement in reducing emissions and enhancing its sustainability measures.

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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Sasol is a company in the industrial manufacturing sector, which has a carbon intensity ranking of medium. 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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Sasol, 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 overall high carbon emissions.
2.29%

...this company is doing 2.29% worse in emissions than the industry average.

Founded in 1950, Sasol is a leading entity in the industrial manufacturing sector, headquartered in Johannesburg, South Africa. The company operates on an international scale, with a workforce of over 30,300 employees in 33 countries, specializing in energy and chemical production. Sasol offers a diverse array of services, including the development of technologies, operation of world-scale facilities, and production of liquid fuels, chemicals, and low-carbon electricity.

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

Sasol has not yet established specific commitments with the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi). This means the company is still in the process of defining its goals for reducing greenhouse gas emissions in line with climate science.

There’s always room for improvement,

DitchCarbon recommends...

Sasol should undertake a thorough inventory of all Scope 1 emissions sources to identify and mitigate direct greenhouse gas emissions, potentially reducing their emissions by 15%.
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