ESG ranks and ratings

In Danfoss, we are on a continuous sustainability journey. Throughout this journey, we are committed to responsible environmental, social, and corporate governance (ESG). Numerous documents, policies and procedures support our efforts to be transparent and accountable. Find reports and documents by using the links below.

Sustainability reports  l   CDP reports  l  ESG ratings and reports   


We work to prevent pollution and manage our use of resources efficiently in order to minimize the environmental impact of our activities. We apply preventive measures and a risk-based approach to ensure continuous improvement of our environmental performance.
On our product compliance page you will find policies and positions papers in relation to our environmental impact.


In Danfoss our people are our biggest asset. It is important to ensure a good and inclusive work environment with opportunity to develop. Ethics is a central part of being a responsible company – on our page concerning ethics and human rights you will find our Ethics handbook, modern slavery statement and our ethics hotline


It is important for Danfoss to act responsibly as a business. Therefore, we have made positions papers, policies and manuals to ensure responsible business conducts. We recognize that we do not only carry a responsibility for our own processes, but we can also affect those we cooperate with. Visit our supplier requirements to find Supplier Quality Manual and other documents.

Sustainability report frontpage 2020

Sustainability reports

CDP reports

Danfoss has reported the company’s carbon emissions to Carbon Disclosure Project since 2009.

Climate Change:

Water Security:

ESG ratings and reports

Danfoss is regularly assessed by rating agencies on our ESG performance. Below is the list of ESG ratings and rankings that Danfoss discloses towards.

Carbon Disclosure Project

CDP is a global disclosure system for investors, companies, cities, states, and regions to manage environmental impacts. We maintain a C rating on a scale from D- to A. Our CDP report is publicly available, and we aim to achieve the B rating in 2021.

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Sustainalytics is a global leader in research and ratings, specifically measuring companies’ exposure to ESG risks and how well they manage them on a scale from 1-100. Danfoss is with a risk rating of 23.5 ranked as 32nd among 384 within our industry.

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EcoVadis is a global collaborative platform providing sustainability ratings for procurers. Danfoss has been awarded a silver medal as a recognition of being among the top 4% of companies rated by EcoVadis in the Manufacture of general-purpose machinery industry.

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EcoVadis silver medal 2021


Vigeo Eiris is a global provider of environmental, social and governance insight investors and issuers need to manage risks and better address their social and environmental impact.

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