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VARTA

Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is VARTA doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 56

VARTA has a DitchCarbon Score of 56 out of 100, indicating a moderate level of sustainability in its operations. This score reflects the company’s current carbon intensity, which suggests there is room for improvement in reducing emissions. A higher score would demonstrate a greater commitment to lowering carbon intensity and enhancing overall sustainability efforts.

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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VARTA is a company in the industrial manufacturing sector, which has a carbon intensity ranking of low. 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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Very high

VARTA, located in Germany, operates in a region with a medium carbon intensity rating. This indicates that the country’s energy mix has a moderate impact on the sustainability of the company’s operations.
14.71%

...this company is doing 14.71% better in emissions than the industry average.

VARTA AG, founded in 1887 and headquartered in Ellwangen, Germany, operates in the industrial manufacturing sector. The company specializes in the production and marketing of microbatteries and energy storage solutions, with a significant presence in the hearing aid microbattery market. Through its subsidiaries, VARTA Microbattery GmbH and VARTA Storage GmbH, it has established itself as a leading European player and a global innovator in battery technology and energy storage systems.

Good news, VARTA has made solid SBTi commitments

VARTA has pledged to set science-based targets through the Science Based Targets initiative to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in line with climate science. This commitment means the company is working towards significant and measurable reductions in its carbon footprint to contribute to limiting global warming.

There’s always room for improvement,

DitchCarbon recommends...

VARTA should establish and pursue clear, science-based targets for reducing their Scope 3 emissions, while enhancing transparency in their reporting and encouraging sustainability across their supply chain, which could potentially lower their emissions by 35%.
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