Carbon Footprint – CO2 Emission Footprint (Climate Neutral Products)
The "Carbon Footprint-CO2 Emission Footprint" is a system used to assess the impacts of a company's activities on the environment and more specifically on climate change. It includes a study of measuring the amount of greenhouse gases emitted by all direct and indirect operations of the company (electricity & water consumption, staff transportations, transportation of supplies and goods) and an integrated action plan for reducing gas emissions.
The implementation of reducing gas emissions plan can lead to the production of climate neutral products/ services, provided the CO2 Emissions are compensated with projects or environmental protection practices (so that it finally nullifies the footprint).
Adressed to: - all companies and organizations regardless their type, size, product or provided service (primary production, processing, trade, services, handicrafts, industry).
Validity- International Recognized.
Benefits of a company that applies this system:
Reduction of business cost, through energy and natural resources savings,
Economic, environmental, social evaluation of the company,
Provision of environmentally neutral products or services,
Improving the image of the company / organization towards the interested parties (suppliers, company staff, public bodies, public opinion), through the demonstration of sensitivity for the environment,
Creating opportunities to entry to international markets, that are subjected to high environmental requirements from companies, due to the growing awareness of the consumers on environmental issues,
Strengthening the company's position among its competitors,
Company's contribution to the global effort for the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions