Waste

Reduced Waste Footprint

This business has measured its total waste production and has taken active steps to reduce it. Measurements show a year-on-year reduction.

Sustainable Development Goals
Responsible consumption and production
Proof Point Level
Product Business

Criteria

  • Waste is defined as resources that are sent to landfill or incinerated
  • The practices must target a material source of waste in the supply chain
  • Practices must be specific and implemented at scale – pilots are not accepted
  • Measurements should show a year on year reduction in absolute terms

Publication Requirements

  • Outline the key practices used
  • Date of measurement and time period covered

Accepted Evidence

Evidence should strongly support the claim and will be made publicly available

  • Measurement report

Accepted Verifiers

Verifiers are third parties who can confirm the validity of a given Proof Point

  • Organisation in charge of the measurements
  • Auditor