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Unicharm

Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is Unicharm doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 58

Unicharm has a DitchCarbon Score of 58 out of 100, indicating a moderate level of sustainability in their operations. This score reflects the company’s carbon intensity, suggesting there is room for improvement in reducing emissions. A higher score would demonstrate a stronger commitment to lowering carbon intensity and enhancing environmental sustainability.

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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Unicharm is a company in the industrial manufacturing sector, 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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Unicharm, located in Japan, operates in a region with a low carbon intensity rating, indicating a cleaner energy grid. This favorable environmental context supports the company’s sustainability efforts by reducing its carbon footprint.
16.71%

...this company is doing 16.71% better in emissions than the industry average.

Unicharm, founded in 1961, is headquartered in Minato, Japan, and operates within the industrial manufacturing sector. The company specializes in the production and distribution of a diverse range of personal care products, including baby diapers, feminine hygiene items, and adult incontinence products. Additionally, Unicharm extends its expertise to the pet care market, offering a variety of pet-related goods.

Good news, Unicharm has set science-based climate targets

Unicharm has established Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi) commitments to significantly reduce its greenhouse gas emissions from company operations, which include direct emissions and indirect emissions from purchased energy. These targets align with the broader goal of limiting global temperature rise to within 2°C above pre-industrial levels.

There’s always room for improvement,

DitchCarbon recommends...

Unicharm should explore opportunities for fuel switching in transportation and operations to potentially reduce their emissions by 15%.
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