We understand sustainability in your industry.

score4more maps the entire industrial value chain from raw materials to services in 25 industries. The industry definitions are based on The Sustainability Code and the international industry classification NACE used by the European Union.

Raw Materials

  • Agriculture, forestry and fisheries
  • Basic industries
  • Chemical industry
  • Energy supply
  • Waste management and recycling
  • Water management

Manufacturing and Trade

  • Automotive industry
  • Construction industry
  • Consumer goods industry
  • Electrical engineering and electronics
  • Food industry
  • Machinery and plant engineering
  • Pharmaceutical industry
  • Textile and clothing industry
  • Wholesale and retail


  • Administrative and supporting services
  • Arts, entertainment and recreation
  • Business services
  • Education and research institutions
  • Event and trade fair industry
  • Financial services
  • Health and social services
  • Housing and real estate
  • Information and communication
  • Media and publishing
  • Tourism and hospitality
  • Transport, logistics, mobility

Industry benchmarking

Reports can be found in the online store for the following industries and companies and more.

  • Construction industry: Godelmann, Hering, HOCHTIEF, Hünnebeck, Rinn Beton- und Naturstein
  • Consumer goods industry: Nölken Hygiene Products
  • Electrical engineering and electronics: WAGO Kontakttechnik
  • Energy supply: badenova, E.ON, EWR, GASAG, Ista International, Stadtwerke Bochum, Stadtwerke Göttingen, Stadtwerke Köln, Stadtwerke Lübeck, SWK Stadtwerke Kaiserslautern
  • Financial services: Bank im Bistum Essen, Bank für Sozialwirtschaft, Commerzbank, Deutsche Kreditbank, Hamburger Sparkasse
  • Food industry: Coca-Cola, HiPP, McDonald’s, Taifun-Tofu, Transgourmet
  • Housing and real estate: degewo, Deutsche Wohnen, GESOBAU, Gewobag, Gundlach, HOWOGE, Nassauische Heimstätte Wohnstadt, SAGA, Vivawest, Wankendorfer
  • Information and communication: Fiducia & GAD IT
  • Waste management and recycling: Abfallwirtschaft und Stadtreinigung Freiburg, Berliner Stadtreinigung, Interseroh, Stadtreinigung Hamburg, Veolia Deutschland
  • Wholesale and retail: ALDI, EDEKA Nord, igefa, Lidl, memo, REWE, WASGAU

In benchmarking reports, we look at the frontrunners in a respective industry with comparable business models. We compare sustainability performance and present industry-specific measures and best practices from the best companies.

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