"Colgate-Palmolive's net zero target is to reach net zero carbon emissions across the value chain by 2040. Net Zero Tracker This includes reducing Scope 1, 2, and partially Scope 3 emissions by 90% against a 2020 baseline. Net Zero Tracker An interesting fact about their environmental policy is their 2025 Climate Action Strategy, which includes areas such as supply chain engagement, net zero carbon operations, sustainable products & consumers, business resilience, and society & nature. Net Zero Tracker They also plan to use nature-based carbon removal within their target boundary, recognizing the significant contribution of deforestation and forest degradation to …"
Carbon emissions are estimated according to comparable years, intensity and sector
Performance vs. Target
Note: Targets without baseline are ignored. In case several targets
exist, only the shorter-term target is
Value Chain (scope 3) Emissions by Category
Emissions Trajectory (Full Scopes)
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Note: Latest GHG and revenue data (based on tradingview.com) are used to calculate GHG
emissions intensity by sector. The color scale of each bubble depends on the GHG intensity (GHG emissions per 1
million USD revenue).
Sectors follow the Global Industry Classification Standard (GICS) that organize companies based on their primary
business activities. The 11 sectors are : Information Technology, Health Care, Financials, Consumer
Discretionary, Communication Services, Industrials, Consumer Staples, Energy, Utilities, Real Estate, and
Colgate-Palmolive belongs to the sector Consumer Staples.
Colgate-Palmolive is a member of the Business Ambition for 1.5 campaign (link here )
Overall Net-Zero Target Worldwide consumer products company Colgate-Palmolive Company commits to reach net_x0002_zero greenhouse gas emissions across the value chain by 2040 from a 2020 base year. Near-Term Targets Colgate-Palmolive Company commits to reduce absolute scope 1 and scope 2 GHG emissions 42% by 2030 from a 2020 base year. Colgate-Palmolive Company also commits to increase annual sourcing of renewable electricity from 35% in 2020 to 100% by 2030. Colgate_x0002_Palmolive Company also commits to reduce absolute scope 3 GHG emissions from purchased goods and services 42% by 2030 from a 2020 base year. Long-Term Targets Colgate-Palmolive Company commits to reduce absolute scope 1, 2 and 3 GHG emissions 90% by 2040 from a 2020 base year.