Teck Resources

Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is Teck Resources doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 46

Teck Resources has a DitchCarbon Score of 46 out of 100, indicating moderate performance in sustainability efforts. This score reflects the company’s current carbon intensity, suggesting there is significant room for improvement in reducing emissions. A higher score would denote a lower carbon intensity and better environmental sustainability practices.

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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Very high

Teck Resources is a company in the metals and mining industry, 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

Very low




Very high

Teck Resources operates in Canada, a country with a very low carbon intensity rating. This favorable environmental context supports the company’s sustainability efforts by reducing its overall carbon footprint.

...this company is doing 16.98% better in emissions than the industry average.

Teck Resources, founded in 1913, is Canada’s largest diversified mining company, with its headquarters in Vancouver. Operating in the metals and mining industry, Teck specializes in the production of copper, steelmaking coal, zinc, and other specialty metals, and is involved in oil sands development. The company boasts a global presence with interests in 13 mines across Canada, the USA, Chile, and Peru, and is committed to sustainable mining practices and innovation.

Bad news, Teck Resources hasn't committed to SBTi goals yet

Teck Resources has not yet established specific commitments with the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi). This means the company is still in the process of defining clear, science-based emissions reduction targets to align with global climate action efforts.

There’s always room for improvement,

DitchCarbon recommends...

Teck Resources should focus on creating products that are more energy-efficient and have a reduced carbon footprint, which could potentially lower their scope 3 emissions from the use of sold products by 15%.
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Our methodology

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