Tag Environment

PAS 2060 for Carbon Neutrality

PAS2060
PAS2060 is a publicly available specification that is recognised internationally. It can be used to demonstrate a company is carbon neutral (or help them to achieve it), based on evidence rather than simply claiming it. Hence it will give your…

The Climate Change Agreements, Regulations 2020

Climate Change
This statutory instrument came into force on 1st October 2020.  It made amendments to the Climate Change Agreements (Administration) Regulations 2012 (S.I. 2012/1976) and the Climate Change Agreements (Eligible Facilities) Regulations 2012 (S.I. 2012/2999).  It provides a two year extension…

World Standards Day: Protecting the Planet with Standards

World standards day 2020
Introduction This year ISO’s World Standards Day is focused on the subject of protecting our planet with Standards.   At Assent we champion International standards including those for Environmental & Energy management, but there are many more ISO Standards that contribute…

The Evolution of the Environmental Management System

The Evolution of the Environmental Management System – From Stockholm to ISO 14001;2015. It would be easy to believe that environmental awareness is a new thing, brought to global attention by a campaign generation with members such as Greta Thunberg.…

Sustainability is in the Choices we Make

I think we can all agree that more needs to be done to protect our planet for future generations. Governments around the world are just beginning to take the issue seriously and legislate to influence behavioural change. Sustainability is in…