The FrameworkAbout

Reducing Carbon Emissions

This business has implemented one or more practices to reduce its carbon footprint. The practices target key emissions hotspots and have been implemented across the business and supply chain. Greenhouse gases from human activities are the most significant driver of climate change.

Sustainable Development Goals
Climate action
Proof Point Level
Product Business


  • The practice must target an emission hotspot in the supply chain
  • The practice must be implemented across the business/facility
  • Offsets do not qualify

Publication Requirements

  • Outline practice(s) and what they are targetting
  • The claim must be clearly attributed to the supply chain stage at which the initiative is implemented

Accepted Evidence

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

  • Clear credible evidence that the practice has been implemented, can take the shape of a geolocalised timestamped picture or a report

Accepted Verifiers

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

  • Third party (and in some cases supplier) involved in the practice

Additional Resources

Greenhouse Gas Protocol

Get the latest Framework news

Sign up to stay up to date with the latest resources, legislation and insights as well as our next Q&A webinar on the Provenance Framework.

Thanks for signing up. We'll be in touch soon.
Oops! Something went wrong while submitting the form.