A Carbon Neutral Certification is a label given to businesses that offset their Scope 1 and 2 carbon footprint. Verus Carbon Neutral first calculates the carbon footprint of a business wanting to be Carbon Neutral Certified. They then offset the carbon footprint by retiring carbon credits. Offsetting allows businesses to mitigate the greenhouse gases they are unable eliminate through energy efficiencies and other reduction strategies.
Learn more: Carbon Neutral Certification website
Conformity with Carbon Neutral Certification's standard is verified by our own organization (second party).
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Building products Carbon Carbon offsets Cleaning products Cosmetics / Personal care Electronics Energy Food Forest products / Paper Health care services & equipment Machinery & Equipment Packaging Textiles Tourism Transportation Waste management & Recycling
Last updated: 20 January 2012