A low-carbon economy, that sure sounds great. But how can you help achieve such an ambitious goal as an organization? Reducing your carbon emissions isn’t an easy job- so how can you tell that you’re on track and actually doing something that is helping our climate recover in the long run? You listen to science.
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The EN15804 is one of the most important sustainability standards for creating EPD’s in the construction sector in the European Union. However, now there’s a revised version of this norm; the EN15804 + A2. Especially in the Netherlands we see an increase in demand for reporting on this revised norm. So, what does this mean for my company? What’s going to change? And how can I be prepared?
At the beginning of the year, our webinar on how to move your company towards carbon neutrality took place. Here we discussed how to effectively measure your scope 1, 2 & 3 emissions. We don’t want you to miss out. So, in this blog we will quickly share with you the 5 highlights and recording of this important webinar.
Throughout 2020 it increasingly became more apparent what impact we as humans have on our planet earth- COVID-19 being one of the results of our actions. But what can we really do to ensure the prosperity of our future generations?
The agave plant is the foundation for Mexico’s most famous spirits; Tequila & Mezcal. But what do these two spirits have to do with Batman you say? Everything!
It’s the most wonderful time of year- filled with presents, family, the smell of lovely food and decorating Christmas trees with all the (maybe a little too) different kinds of christmas baubles you found in your attic. But there is debate going on that seems to pop up again and again during Christmas over the last fews year. What’s better for the environment, putting a real or fake Christmas tree in the middle of my living room?
A good understanding of Greenhouse Gas emissions and reporting their impact is becoming increasingly important to many companies in various sectors. So, let’s start this year with some effective sustainable action. And to help you do so, we have created an overview on everything you need to know and how to effectively measure one of the most important sustainability reporting standards: the Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Protocol.
The story of how the Two Drifters Distillery created a 100% electric and 100% renewable distillation process, is one of our favourites. Not only does it show how effective will-power and creativity can be. It also shows that being a sustainable business is very possible. Quickly read on to learn more.
Water. The most crucial substance for the survival of humankind. Yet, often we tend to forget just how important water is for us, and how much we take it for granted. This is a problem. Because we do not only consume water for our daily drinking, cooking, or showering. There is hidden water usage in (almost) every product we use. And today we’re going to talk about that.
A new term has risen in the field of LCA’s; the Product Environmental Footprint. A new methodology and standard, initiated by the EU, that will steer organizations to perform more reliable environmental measurements and creates a level playing field for everyone. And here’s how it all works.