Snap

Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is Snap doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 68

Snap has a DitchCarbon Score of 68, indicating a moderate level of sustainability in its operations. This score reflects the company’s efforts to reduce its carbon intensity, suggesting a commitment to lowering emissions. A higher score would denote even greater success in achieving sustainability goals and further reducing carbon intensity.

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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Snap operates within the computer 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

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Snap Inc. operates in the United States, which has a low carbon intensity rating, indicating a cleaner energy mix. This favorable environmental context supports Snap’s sustainability efforts by reducing the carbon footprint associated with their energy consumption.
12.89%

...this company is doing 12.89% better in emissions than the industry average.

Snap Inc., founded in 2011 and headquartered in Santa Monica, operates within the US computer services industry, primarily known for its innovative camera technology. The company has gained prominence through its flagship product, Snapchat, a widely-used app that allows over 150 million daily users to communicate and share experiences. Additionally, Snap Inc. offers Spectacles, a line of sunglasses integrated with camera capabilities, furthering its mission to enhance storytelling and personal expression.

Good news, Snap has set strong SBTi climate action commitments

Snap Inc. has committed to Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi) by setting targets to significantly reduce their greenhouse gas emissions from their own operations, which include direct emissions and indirect emissions from purchased energy. These targets align with the ambitious goal of limiting global temperature rise to 1.5°C above pre-industrial levels.

There’s always room for improvement,

DitchCarbon recommends...

Snap should focus on fostering supplier engagement initiatives to promote the reduction of Scope 3 emissions, which could potentially lower their emissions by 35%.
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Our methodology

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