Step by step guide to being Carbon Considerate

Following The British Standards Institution’s PAS 2060

1. Calculate your company’s carbon footprint for previous 12 months

2. Carry out a Display Energy Certificate (DEC) assessment (DECC protocol) on your building

3. Make a 7 year statement of intent to reduce your carbon emissions to a set target. Agree to initiatives to reduce all elements of your carbon footprint.

4. Commit to an annual audit of compliance

5. Offset a target percentage of your carbon footprint by planting trees in Kyoto cited developing countries to obtain certificated carbon credits

6. Plant an equal number of trees in local schools for education and PR purposes

Tree planting Plan Vivo

By agreeing to this carbon reduction programme and after offsetting your target percentage of the previous 12 months’ carbon and educational tree planting, Carbon Considerate status is awarded.

UK school tree planting

Reducing your carbon footprint makes environmental and commercial sense.

Shield your business from increasing energy costs while gaining a marketing advantage.

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