The Green Accord is an environmental accreditation that evidences green business practices utilising a self-assessment that is clear, with easy to implement actions.
The Green Accord provides an affordable route to improving environmental performance, reducing carbon emissions and business costs.
The Green Accord is suitable for all sizes and types of business.
Small Businesses can achieve recognition for reducing environmental impact, no matter how small the company, without incurring the expense of implementing a full Environmental Management System (EMS).
Larger Businesses can add to their EMS accreditation by demonstrating real working practices that further improve environmental performance and business savings.
The Green Accord has received endorsement from the Audit Commission together with the acclaim of many national awards.
Clients can use the Green Accord to ensure their supply chain meets expected environmental standards. Client organisations that have applied the Green Accord to their supply chain include the Met Office, Sir Robert McAlpine, Ian Williams Ltd, Midas, and Exeter University.