"McDonald's Corp., a company based in the USA, has set a net zero target for 2050. Net Zero Tracker This commitment was made as part of their participation in the United Nations Race to Zero campaign in 2021. Net Zero Tracker Additionally, they have an interim target to reduce greenhouse gas emissions related to their restaurants and offices by 36% from 2015 levels by 2030. Net Zero Tracker An interesting aspect of their environmental policy is their support for deforestation-free supply chains and promotion of forests as a climate solution, which is integral to their business strategy. Net Zero Tracker …"
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
McDonald's Corp. belongs to the sector Consumer Discretionary.
McDonald's Corp. is a member of the Business Ambition for 1.5 campaign (link here )
American multi-national fast food company McDonald's Corporation will partner with franchisees to cut greenhouse gas emissions to McDonald's restaurants and offices by 36% by 2030 from a 2015 base year. Through collaboration and partnership with our suppliers and producers, McDonald's also commits to a 31% reduction in emissions intensity (per metric ton of food and packaging) across our supply chain by 2030 from 2015 levels.