General Mills
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Packaged Foods & Meats

General Mills

General Mills Inc is a global manufacturer and marketer of branded consumer foods, such as ready-to-eat breakfast cereals, refrigerated dough and other baking items, snack foods, ice cream, and yogurt.

Symbol

$GIS

Employees

35,000

Market Cap

$36B

Headquarters

MinneapolisMN

Composite Score

78/ 100

Overall Score

49th/ 659

Rank

Environmental

89

Social

80

Governance

63

Industry Rank

5th/ 15

Rank

Env. rank

1st /15

Social rank

5th /15

Gov. rank

7th /15

Environmental KPIs* data from 2020

  • Scope 1 Emissions

    No Data

  • Scope 2 Emissions: Location-Based

    No Data

  • Scope 2 Emissions: Market-Based

    412,000 t

  • Scope 3 Emissions

    1.67 x 10⁷ t

  • Total Energy Use

    9.82 x 10⁶ GJ

  • Renewable Energy Use

    364,535 GJ

  • Total Waste Produced

    329 t

  • Waste Diverted

    No Data

  • Water Use

    14,211 m³

Social KPIs* data from 2020

  • Total Employees

    No Data

  • Number of Female Employees

    17,325

  • Percent of Female Employees in Management

    No Data

  • Number of Female Employees in Management

    48.80%

  • Minorities in Workforce

    19%

  • Number of Minorities in Management

    16%

  • Fatalities

    1

  • Gender Pay Ratio

    1:1

  • Minority Pay Ratio

    1:1

  • Employee Turnover

    No Data

  • Recordable Incident Rate

    0.85%

Governance KPIs* data from 2020

  • CEO Pay Ratio

    205:1

  • Number of Women on the Board

    41.67%

How ESG Agencies Rate General Mills

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Refinitiv Rating

74

Refinitv scores are based on publicly-reported data, and consider ten key categories across ESG. The ESG pillar scores are a relative sum of the category weights and vary per industry for the 'E' and 'S' pillars. For 'G', the weights remain the same across all industries. The higher the score, the better.

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S&P Global Rating

72

S&P Global ESG Scores capture the nuances and differences of policies and programs and in-depth ESG information by directly engaging with companies and conducting independent research. Scores range from 0-100. The higher the score the better.

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Sustainalytics Rating

21.3

Sustainalytics assesses business risk driven by ESG issues. The rating combines an assessment of a company’s exposure to industry specific ESG issues with how well the company is managing those issues. The final scores are a measure of unmanaged risk on an absolute scale of 0-100. In this case, the lower the score the better.

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ISS Rating

6

ISS Governance Scores rate the quality of corporate governance for companies. Scores indicate rank relative to index or region. A score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk. In this case, the lower the better.

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MSCI Rating

AA

The MSCI ESG Rating is designed to measure a company’s resilience to ESG risks. They use a rules-based methodology to identify industry leaders and laggards according to their exposure to ESG risks and how well they manage those risks relative to peers. Their ESG Ratings range from leader (AAA, AA), average (A, BBB, BB) to laggard (B, CCC).

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CDP Rating

A

CDP scores focus on the 'E from ESG, and cover climate change, forests, and water security. Scores are on a letter grade scale with A being the highest and F being the lowest.

KPIs Align with Leading ESG Standards

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