The Hershey Company

Food Distributors
HSY
$ 224 (0.7)%
Share price
$ 46 bn
Market Cap
$ 51 bn
Enterprise Value

Carbon footprint

4.1 Ton
GHG emissions per $ 1 mln investment
0.1x the weighted average for S&P 500
FY2021
How is this calculated?
-27%
YOY change in GHG emissions
Weaker than the +4.9% weighted average for S&P 500
FY2021 vs. previous year

Primary Climate Goal

-0.9%
Proj. YOY change in GHG emissions (Scope 1 + 2)
Weaker than the -6.6% weighted average for S&P 500
FY2022
How is this calculated?

The Hershey Company aims to reduce Scope 1 + 2 by 50% by 2030 from a base year 2018

This target is most likely outdated and the company appears to have already achieved it
1.5°C
The Hershey Company's actual and proj. GHG emissions (Scope 1 + 2) (Kt of CO2e)

Secondary Climate Goal

-0.8%
Proj. YOY change in GHG emissions (Scope 3)
Weaker than the -6.2% weighted average for S&P 500
FY2022
How is this calculated?

The Hershey Company aims to reduce Scope 3 by 25% by 2030 from a base year 2018

This target is most likely outdated and the company appears to have already achieved it
1.5°C
The Hershey Company's actual and proj. GHG emissions (Scope 3) (Kt of CO2e)

GHG emissions and Carbon intensity

The Hershey Company's GHG emissions (market-based) (Kt of CO2e)
The Hershey Company's Carbon intensity (Tons per 1 USDm)

The Hershey Company's carbon footprint

The Hershey Company reported Total CO2e Emissions - Market-Based Scope 1 + Scope 2 for the twelve months ending 31 December 2021 at 208 Kt (-78 /-27.3% y-o-y). Also positively, carbon intensity plummeted to 129 t (-53 /-29.3% y-o-y).

The Hershey Company's Scope 3 emissions declined to 5,347 Kt (-363 /-6.4% y-o-y). This is a higher rate of decline than over the period since 4Q'18 (-5.1% CAGR).

The company is committed to reducing Scope 1 + 2 by 50% by 2030 from a base year 2018, which it appears to have already achieved as of 2021. This science-based target is aligned with Paris Agreement to limit global warming to 1.5°C above pre-industrial levels.

Also, the company commits to reducing Scope 3 by 25% by 2030 from a base year 2018, which it appears to have already achieved as of 2021. This science-based target is aligned with Paris Agreement to limit global warming to 1.5°C above pre-industrial levels.

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