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Sumitomo Seika Chemicals

Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is Sumitomo Seika Chemicals doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 20

Sumitomo Seika Chemicals has a DitchCarbon Score of 20 out of 100, indicating a lower performance in sustainability measures. This score suggests that the company has a high carbon intensity relative to its industry peers. Efforts to reduce emissions and improve sustainability practices are necessary for Sumitomo Seika Chemicals to increase its score.

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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Sumitomo Seika Chemicals 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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Sumitomo Seika Chemicals is located in Japan, which has a low carbon intensity rating. This suggests that the company’s operations benefit from the country’s overall sustainable energy practices.
21.29%

...this company is doing 21.29% worse in emissions than the industry average.

Sumitomo Seika Chemicals, situated in Osaka, Japan, is a key player in the industrial manufacturing sector. Founded in the mid-20th century, the company specializes in the production of chemical products, including superabsorbent polymers and fine chemicals. Their services cater to a diverse range of industries, from healthcare to information technology.

Good news, Sumitomo Seika Chemicals has embraced SBTi commitments

Sumitomo Seika Chemicals has established Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi) commitments to significantly reduce their greenhouse gas emissions from company operations, which include both direct emissions and indirect emissions from purchased energy. These targets align with the global effort to limit temperature rise to well below 2°C above pre-industrial levels.

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