Largest global companies failing to report on greenhouse gas emissions


The level of public disclosure of greenhouse gas emissions among the world’s 800 largest companies is “unacceptably poor”, according to research published today by the Environmental Investment Organisation (EIO), writes Edie.net.

The climate change and finance think tank found that only 37% of companies are reporting complete data and correctly adopting the basic principles of greenhouse gas emissions reporting.

In addition, the last in a series of rankings and reports launched this week by the EIO, reveals that just 21% of companies had their data externally verified.

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