The Carbon Trust Standard for Water is the world’s leading independent certification of an organisation’s achievements in taking action on its environmental impact by managing and reducing water use and improving stewardship
The Carbon Trust Standard for Water recognises organisations that take a best practice approach to measuring and managing their water use, achieving real reductions in this year-on-year. The certification provides a framework for organisations to enhance their operational sustainability, using water more efficiently and improving stewardship at the same time as cutting costs.
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We are delighted to be one of the first companies to be recognised by the Carbon Trust Standard for Water for reducing our water consumption, particularly at this crucial time of increasing natural resource scarcity.
Paul Crewe, Head of Energy and Environment, Sainsbury’s
Water is fundamental to our business and our communities. To be a sustainability leader, we recognize that we must fully understand our impact beyond carbon. By measuring and managing our water impact within our operations as well as across our value chain, we can address longer-term water scarcity issues. This certification recognises the progress we have made towards becoming a water-sustainable operation.
John Brock, Chairman and CEO of Coca-Cola Enterprises
We appreciate the independent endorsement of the Carbon Trust and we are delighted to be one of the first companies to be awarded the Carbon Trust Standard for Water in recognition of the ongoing and industry-leading work we are undertaking to conserve our water supply.
Graeme Beattie, Managing Director of Branston
We're proud to be among the first companies to be awarded the Carbon Trust Standard for Water and we're looking forward to working with the Carbon Trust to make further reductions in the coming years.
Julian Carr, Director of Berendsen UK Ltd