Vitens

Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is Vitens doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 25

Vitens has a DitchCarbon Score of 25 out of 100, indicating a lower performance in sustainability efforts. This score suggests that Vitens has a relatively high carbon intensity compared to other companies. The company may need to implement more effective measures to reduce its carbon footprint and improve its 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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Vitens is a company in the beverages 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

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Very high

Vitens, located in the Netherlands, benefits from the country’s very low carbon intensity rating. This favorable environmental condition supports the company’s sustainability efforts by reducing its carbon footprint.
10.49%

...this company is doing 10.49% worse in emissions than the industry average.

Founded in 2006 and headquartered in Zwolle, Vitens is the largest water company in the Netherlands, serving over 5.4 million customers in the beverages industry. The company operates across several Dutch provinces, including Friesland, Overijssel, Flevoland, Gelderland, and Utrecht, providing reliable drinking water to a third of the country. With an annual turnover of approximately €450 million, Vitens maintains a vast network of pipelines and invests heavily in the quality of its water services.

Bad news, Vitens has yet to commit to SBTi targets

Vitens 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...

Vitens should consider collaborating with suppliers and partners to reduce upstream and downstream emissions, which could potentially lower their emissions by 15%.
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