Carbon Reduce Scheme Audit
Gardner Group is currently being audited for the Achilles Carbon Reduce scheme and we are pleased to report that we passed the stage 1 audit.
The Achilles Carbon Reduce scheme is the UK’s only accredited greenhouse gas certification scheme which is:
- Accredited to ISO 14065 and ISO/IEC 17065
- Accredited by UK government under the Climate Change Act 2008 as route to compliance for carbon (CRC) and more recently for the energy (ESOS) and Simplified Emissions Carbon Reporting (SECR) regulations
- Accredited by the Carbon Disclosure Project as a verification standard for companies reporting into the CDP (additional points)
- Accredited by the International Carbon Reduction Offset Alliance (ICROA) – part of International Emissions Trading Association (IETA)
The property and construction industry are estimated to contribute over 40% of all carbon emissions. Gardner Group is committed to continual improvement of our environmental performance.