Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is Sigma doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 57

Sigma has a DitchCarbon Score of 57, 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

Very low




Very high

Sigma is a company in the health and social services industry, 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

Sigma, located in Australia, operates in a region with a very high carbon intensity rating, indicating significant greenhouse gas emissions per unit of energy produced. This suggests that the company may face challenges in reducing its carbon footprint due to the high carbon intensity of the local energy infrastructure.

...this company is doing 15.44% better in emissions than the industry average.

Sigma AU, founded in 1912 and headquartered in Cupertino, operates within the health and social services industry in Australia. As a prominent pharmacy wholesale and distribution business, Sigma manages the country’s largest pharmacy network, encompassing over 1,200 branded and independent stores. The company is renowned for its strategic partnerships, innovative retail offerings, and a comprehensive range of products and services, catering to the dynamic needs of customers and suppliers alike.

emission intelligence's platform recommendations for Sigma

Sigma should foster supplier engagement initiatives to promote the reduction of emissions, potentially decreasing their Scope 3 emissions by 35%.

Bad news, Sigma hasn't committed to SBTi climate goals yet

Sigma has pledged to align its operations with the Science Based Targets initiative to significantly reduce its greenhouse gas emissions. This commitment involves setting science-based emissions reduction targets consistent with keeping global warming below 2 degrees Celsius.
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