Company ESG Risk Ratings

Company ESG Risk Ratings

VARTA AG

Industry Group: Electrical Equipment

Country: Germany

Identifier: ETR:VAR1

ESG Risk Rating

28.8
Medium
Risk
0-10
10-20
20-30
30-40
40+

Ranking

Industry Group

Electrical Equipment 89 out of 185


Universe

Global Universe 7594 out of 14191


Last Update: Apr 15, 2021
Sustainalytics ESG Risk Ratings are typically updated once per year. However, scoring and qualitative assessments can be updated more frequently due to events assessment changes and corporate governance assessment changes, which are updated according to more frequent and different update cycles.
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Industry Comparison

ESG RISK RATING INDUSTRY RANK
OSRAM Licht AG
13.4
 
 
 
 
 
Low
2 out of 185
Havells India Ltd.
21.8
 
 
 
 
 
Med.
21 out of 185
VARTA AG
28.8
 
 
 
 
 
Med.
89 out of 185
Gotion High-tech Co., Ltd
30.7
 
 
 
 
 
High
111 out of 185
Jiangsu Zhongtian Technology Co., Ltd.
28.6
 
 
 
 
 
Med.
84 out of 185
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Our Approach to Calculating ESG Risk

The ESG Risk Ratings measure a company’s exposure to industry-specific material ESG risks and how well a company is managing those risks.

Exposure

Exposure refers to the extent to which a company is exposed to different material ESG issues. Our exposure score takes into consideration subindustry and company-specific factors such as its business model.

VARTA AG's Exposure is Medium

Management

Management refers to how well a company is managing its relevant ESG issues. Our management score assesses the robustness of a company’s ESG programs, practices and policies.

VARTA AG's Management of ESG Material Risk is Average

How do the ESG Risk Ratings work?

Top Material ESG Issues for VARTA AG

Understand how exposed companies are to specific material ESG issues and how well companies are managing these issues.

What are Material ESG Issues?

Material ESG issues are issues that are considered to be financially material to a given company in a relevant sub-industry.

Controversy Rating

Highest Controversy level that has impacted VARTA AG's ESG Risk Rating in the last three years

Highest Controversy Level

Contributing Events

Our controversies research identifies companies involved in incidents that may negatively impact stakeholders, the environment or the company's operations.

Controversies form an important component of the ESG Risk Ratings as they can act as signals that management initiatives were insufficient or ineffective.

Learn how the ESG Risk Ratings are used by our clients

Corporates

Leverage Sustainalytics' ESG Risk Ratings to understand and promote your corporate ESG performance with internal and external stakeholders.

Banks and Lenders

Banks and lenders can use our ESG Risk Ratings and data as a part of a broader analysis of their clients as well as for innovative product solutions such as sustainability linked loans.

Investors

The ESG Risk Ratings can help investors to identify, understand and manage ESG risks at the security and portfolio level with the aim of improving the long-term performance of their equity and fixed income securities.