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CarbonCare

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The CarbonCare® Labeling Scheme encourages and recognizes the efforts of organizations, entities and groups in tackling climate change in 3 steps we call MRO - Measuring, Reducing and Offsetting carbon footprints.

Indicated by the number of leaves, labels of different levels of emissions reduction and/or offset against a defined base year will be awarded to the applying entity.

For first time application, the applying entity must have in place a verified carbon audit report in accordance with the CarbonCare® Label Protocol, a carbon footprint management plan and a declaration of a minimum 5% carbon reduction commitment.

Learn more: CarbonCare websiteExternal Site

Conformity assessment | How is compliance with this ecolabel's standard ensured?

Conformity with CarbonCare's standard is verified by it varies depending on the standard.

Certification / registration required

Applicants are certified against the ecolabels’s criteria before using the label

Managing organization | Who manages this ecolabel?

Name

Carbon Care Asia Limited

Member of

None

Type

Other

Also manages

None.

Organization type: 31436


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Ecolabel details | What are the characteristics of the standard(s) related to this ecolabel?

  • Applicable life cycle and supply chain phases
  • Social and environmental attributes
  • Mutual recognition with other ecolabels
  • Standard details, including standard document, review frequency

Ecolabel development | How were the standards for this ecolabel developed?

  • Standard development and management process
  • Standard-setting norms followed for development of the ecolabel's standard
  • Type of standard-setting process, external stakeholders, and funding sources

Conformity Assessment | How is compliance with this ecolabel's standard ensured?

  • Requirements to achieve certification (i.e. chain of custody, site visits, metrics)
  • Audit / surveillance requirements
  • Duration of certification, time to achieve certification

Managing organization | Who manages this ecolabel?

  • Contact details, primary contact
  • Organizational details including year established, funding, and governance

Additional information | Including:

  • Compliance type (pass / fail / tiered)
  • Target audience (consumers / retailers / manufacturers / etc)

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Key data

Year ecolabel est. 2011

Classification | Who, what, where

Product categories this ecolabel applies to
Appliances Building products Buildings Cleaning products Commodities Electronics Financial services Food Furniture Health care services & equipment Machinery & Equipment Packaging Textiles Waste management & Recycling Other

Other categories: all subjects with a defined boundary


Where this ecolabel is found
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Last updated: 26 May 2016