What are QAS Certified Carbon Offsets?

QAS Certified Carbon Offsets

Carbon offsets are a way to reduce the amount of greenhouse gas emissions produced by an individual or organization. By supporting projects that reduce carbon emissions, you can “offset” the environmental impact of your own activities. QAS is a global leader in carbon offset certification, and its rigorous quality assurance standard ensures that projects meet … Read more

CORSIA: The Carbon Offsetting for Aviation

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On Oct 6, 2016, the Carbon Offsetting and Reduction Scheme for International Aviation (CORSIA) was signed in Montreal by 191 countries. CORSIA is an emissions reduction scheme for international aviation that came into effect in 2021. The scheme requires airlines to purchase carbon offsets in order to cover their emissions growth above 2020 levels. In … Read more

Low Carbon Foods: The Future of Sustainable Eating

Did you know that the way we eat has a significant impact on the environment? According to the Food and Agriculture Organization, the food sector is responsible for about one-fifth of global greenhouse gas emissions. This is largely due to things like deforestation, fertilizer use, and livestock production. But there are things we can do … Read more

What is Green-E Certification?

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What does “green” mean to you? Many people might answer this question with a variety of different things, like reducing energy consumption, recycling materials, or using environmentally friendly products. While all of these answers would certainly fall under the category of being green, there’s one more specific definition that refers to how businesses operate. The … Read more

What is BECCS?

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The idea behind this method of geoengineering involves capturing carbon dioxide from industries, power plants, and other sources, then storing them deep underground as a way to reduce carbon in the atmosphere. This is called “BECCS” which stands for Bioenergy with Carbon Capture and Storage. It could be used to curb climate change in the … Read more

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