The business has calculated its carbon footprint (GHGE from Scopes 1 and 2)

What does this mean?

  • The calculation of carbon footprint can be done internally using internet tools for example or through an organisation that specialises in this.
  • The business can also  do carbon offsetting through sustainable projects or local schemes.  These however do not need to be officially recognized, as long as the business can show its contribution.

What do I do?

These websites have more information on calculating carbon footprint:

Here are some examples of carbon offsetting projects in South Africa: