Wolseley UK

Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is Wolseley UK doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 35

Wolseley UK has a DitchCarbon Score of 35 out of 100, indicating a lower performance in sustainability measures. This score suggests that the company has a relatively high carbon intensity compared to more sustainable peers. Efforts to reduce emissions and improve sustainability practices are needed to increase their 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

Very low




Very high

Wolseley UK operates in the services sector, which has a very low carbon intensity ranking compared to other industries. 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

Wolseley UK operates in a region with a very low carbon intensity rating, indicating that the United Kingdom’s energy grid is relatively clean. This favorable environmental condition supports the company’s sustainability efforts by reducing the carbon footprint associated with their energy consumption.

...this company is doing 8.85% worse in emissions than the industry average.

Wolseley UK, operating under the brand Brandon Hire, is situated in Colchester, United Kingdom, at Unit A Axis One Brunel Way on the Severalls Industrial Park. Founded in the year 1971, the company is a prominent player in the services sector, specializing in tool and equipment hire for the construction and industrial markets. They offer a wide range of rental services, catering to both professional tradespeople and DIY enthusiasts.

Bad news, Wolseley UK hasn't committed to SBTi goals yet

Wolseley UK 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 efforts to limit warming.

There’s always room for improvement,

DitchCarbon recommends...

Wolseley UK should undertake a thorough assessment of all direct emissions sources to better understand and manage their Scope 1 footprint.
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Our methodology

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