Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is Sodexo doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 67

Sodexo has a DitchCarbon Score of 67, indicating a moderate level of sustainability in their operations. This score reflects the company’s efforts to reduce carbon intensity in its business practices. A higher score would signify even greater success in minimizing their environmental impact through lower 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

Very low




Very high

Sodexo is a company in the food industry, which has a medium 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

Sodexo operates in France, a country with a very low carbon intensity rating, indicating a cleaner energy mix and lower emissions. This favorable environmental context supports Sodexo’s sustainability efforts by reducing the carbon footprint associated with their business activities.

...this company is doing 31.79% better in emissions than the industry average.

Founded in 1966 and headquartered in Issy-les-Moulineaux, France, Sodexo is a global leader in the food services and facilities management industry. The company employs over 425,000 people and operates in 80 countries, offering a wide range of services including catering, cleaning, prisoner rehabilitation, and home care for the elderly. Sodexo is dedicated to improving the quality of life for its 75 million daily consumers through its diverse service offerings and commitment to employee engagement and sustainability.

Good news, Sodexo has set science-based climate targets

Sodexo has committed to reducing greenhouse gas emissions from its operations to align with the 1.5°C warming limit. They also aim to procure renewable energy for their scope 2 emissions to support this temperature goal.

There’s always room for improvement,

DitchCarbon recommends...

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

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Our methodology

Read about our emission calculation methodologies, and what the DitchCarbon Score means.