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European Climate Pact

Overview

Location

Belgium

Sector

Food, beverage & tobacco

Organisation type
Business

Company Information

Puratos is an international family owned group, which manufactures a full range of products and raw materials for the bakery, patisserie and chocolate sectors. The headquarter is in Dilbeek, Belgium. Worldwide Puratos has over 9000 employees and reported a turnover of 2.17 billion Euro in 2021.

Our progress towards decarbonization

 

GHG Emissions

Our actions – the Pathway

  • PURATOS has a target to reduce intensity of scopes 1 and 2 CO2e emissions 25% per unit of production by 2025 from a base year of 2016. This is a year-on-year reduction rate of 2.8% per unit of production over the next 4 years

Pledge: Have a short-medium term GHG emissions reduction target (scope 1+2) with a 2.1% year-on-year reduction at a minimum

  • Have an initiative in place to drive GHG emissions reduction through energy efficiency in production processes
  • Have an initiative in place to drive GHG emissions reduction through low-carbon energy generation
  • Have scope 1+2+3 GHG emissions verified through a third party verification or assurance process 

MRV: Pact MRV in place

Status date: Submitted (26/07/2022)

Data source: CDP Climate Change 2022

 

Energy

Our actions – the Pathway

  • PURATOS has a target to consume 100% of electricity from renewable sources by 2023 from a baseline of 0% renewable electricity consumption in 2016

MRV: Pact MRV in place

Status date: Submitted (26/07/2022)

Data source: CDP Climate Change 2022

 

Water

North Star

  • PURATOS have a % proportion of wastewater that is safely treated target by 2025 from a base year of 2016 starting in 2016

MRV: Pact MRV in place

Status date: Submitted (26/07/2022)

Data source: CDP Water 2022

How we want to achieve this – our roadmap

  • Have a target to reduce product water intensity
  • Have a target to reduce water pollution 
  • Publicly disclose data on water-related impact to investors through a public platform
  • Have board-level oversight of water issues
  • Integrate water-related issues into the company's financial planning
  • Integrate water-related issues into the company's long-term business objectives
  • Integrate water-related issues into the company's strategy to achieve long-term business objectives
  • Regularly monitor and measure key water security metrics at least for 75% of the company's facilities

MRV: Pact MRV in place

Status date: Submitted (26/07/2022)

Data source: CDP Water 2022

 

Governance & Strategy

North Star

  • PURATOS have a publicly available 1.5°C aligned low-carbon transition plan

MRV: Pact MRV in place

Status date: Submitted (26/07/2022)

Data source: CDP Climate Change 2022

How we want to achieve this – our roadmap

  • Publicly disclose climate and environmental data to investors and customers through a public platform
  • Have board-level oversight of climate-related issues
  • Have a process for identifying, assessing, and responding to climate-related risks and opportunities
  • Have an employee engagement strategy to support and contribute to achieving the company's climate and environmental goals

MRV: Pact MRV in place

Status date: Submitted (26/07/2022)

Data source: CDP Climate Change 2022

 

Buildings

Our actions – the Pathway

  • Have an initiative in place to drive GHG emissions reduction through energy efficiency in buildings

MRV: Pact MRV in place

Status date: Submitted (26/07/2022)

Data source: CDP Climate Change 2022