The Carbon Reduction Label is a public commitment that the carbon footprint of a product or service has been measured and certified and the owner of the product or service has committed to reduce that footprint over the following two years. The footprint that has been calculated will have been rigorously measured and be comparable based on the PAS2050 standard and Footprint Expert™. This will have a been full life cycle assessment including production, use and disposal. The certification must be undertaken again after two years and prove that real reductions have been made.
Learn more: Carbon Reduction Label website
Conformity with Carbon Reduction Label's standard is verified by an independent organization (third party) following Other
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Applicants are certified against the ecolabels’s criteria before using the label
Organization type: For profit but all money reinvested into business
Member of: Working towards UKAS accreditation.
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Appliances Building products Carbon Cleaning products Cosmetics / Personal care Electronics Energy Financial services Food Forest products / Paper Health care services & equipment Machinery & Equipment Professional, scientific and technical services Textiles Tourism Transportation Waste management & Recycling Water
Last updated: 21 July 2014