Product level CO2e
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With the CarbonSig platform, gathering data from vendors, primary, and/or reference sources is a seamless experience, facilitated by intuitive interfaces and automated integration tools. This centralized data collection not only simplifies the process but also ensures consistency, leading to more accurate assessments and enabling businesses to make more informed, data-driven sustainability decisions.
CarbonSig’s reference data integration is pivotal in elevating the accuracy and reliability of carbon footprint calculations. By tapping into established carbon footprint benchmarks and datasets, it allows users to enrich their analysis, even when they might not have firsthand data available.
CarbonSig provides users access to comprehensive reference data. This means when primary data is absent, users can still proceed with estimations based on industry benchmarks or averages.
Automated Data Integration:
When users input their data, the platform automatically cross-references it with the available reference datasets to validate, complement, or provide comparative analysis.
Flexible Data Sourcing:
CarbonSig ensures that users can choose between primary data, reference data, or a blend of both to suit their specific needs and available resources.
The platform offers reference data tailored to various industries, ensuring that the benchmarks used are relevant and representative.
Continuously Updated Databases:
CarbonSig maintains its reference datasets with regular updates, ensuring that users always have access to the latest and most accurate data.
Even in the absence of primary data, users can rely on vetted reference data, enhancing the reliability of their calculations.
Speed and Efficiency:
With ready-to-use datasets, the data gathering process is accelerated, eliminating the need to start from scratch or wait for vendor inputs.
Accuracy in Estimations:
Industry-specific benchmarks ensure that any estimations made using reference data are as accurate as possible, given the context.
Using pre-established datasets can save businesses the time and expense of primary data collection, especially when such collection is challenging or costly.
With a blend of primary and reference data, businesses gain a more holistic view, facilitating better-informed and data-driven decisions.
Consistency and Standardization:
Using reference data ensures that businesses are aligning with industry standards, allowing for more consistent comparisons and assessments.
By validating primary data against reliable reference data, businesses can identify and correct potential discrepancies, reducing the risks of inaccurate reporting.
Enhanced Stakeholder Trust:
Relying on vetted reference datasets can boost credibility, building trust among consumers, investors, and partners about the authenticity of carbon footprint calculations.
Data from vendors / RFI
Integrating vendor-specific data into the CarbonSig platform brings granularity and precision to carbon footprint calculations. The RFI (Request For Information) function stands out as a robust tool in this process, enabling businesses to solicit and incorporate detailed data directly from their suppliers and partners.
Direct Data Solicitation:
Businesses can send out automated RFI requests to their vendors, asking for specific carbon footprint or environmental data related to the products or services they provide.
Streamlined Data Integration:
Upon receiving the RFI responses, the platform can automatically assimilate this vendor-specific data into the carbon footprint analysis.
Vendor Collaboration Interface:
The platform provides a shared interface where vendors can interact, clarify doubts, and even update their data periodically.
Customizable RFI Templates:
Depending on the industry and the type of data required, businesses can use or customize RFI templates to ensure the information gathered is relevant.
As vendors respond to the RFIs, businesses can monitor the inflow of data in real-time, ensuring that the most current data is always reflected in the analysis.
Enhanced Data Precision:
Direct vendor data ensures calculations are based on actual figures rather than approximations, leading to a more accurate carbon footprint assessment.
Automated RFI workflows significantly reduce the manual effort and time required to gather and integrate vendor data.
The RFI function fosters closer collaboration with vendors, promoting a collective effort towards sustainability and accuracy in reporting.
Reduced Data Gaps:
By tapping into vendor data, businesses can address potential data gaps in their carbon footprint analysis, ensuring a comprehensive assessment.
Trustworthiness & Credibility:
Using direct vendor data elevates the authenticity and credibility of a business’s carbon footprint reporting.
Optimized Supply Chain Analysis:
With accurate vendor data, businesses gain deeper insights into their supply chain’s carbon impact, identifying potential areas for improvement.
Armed with precise data, businesses can make more informed decisions, aligning their strategies with actual carbon emissions data.
Strengthened Vendor Relationships:
The collaborative nature of the RFI function can lead to stronger, more transparent relationships with vendors, fostering mutual sustainability goals.
It’s not about catching up,
It’s about staying one step ahead
Understanding the carbon footprint of products or services is a crucial step in addressing one of the most pressing challenges of our time: climate change. By analyzing emissions at the product level, we can gain a granular perspective of where greenhouse gas emissions originate and, consequently, determine the most effective solutions. Here’s why everyone, from manufacturers to consumers, should consider product-level carbon footprints.
The CarbonSig platform simplifies data entry with an intuitive user interface, offering a range of options from manual entry to bulk uploads, ensuring a seamless experience irrespective of the data volume. Its template-based inputs and integration with common business software further ease the process, making it straightforward for businesses to transition from manual data entry to more automated and bulk data processing.
The CarbonSig platform’s digital twinning function creates a virtual representation of all your business processes, mirroring real-world operations and their carbon footprints. This digital replica allows for real-time monitoring, analysis, and optimization of processes, providing insights into areas for carbon reduction and efficiency improvements.
It’s not about catching up,
it’s about staying one step ahead
Modeling digitally twinned processes, inputs, and supply chains in the CarbonSig platform allows businesses to gain granular insights into their operations and environmental impact. By virtually simulating various scenarios, companies can predict and analyze different product-level carbon footprints, empowering them to identify optimization opportunities and make data-driven decisions. This proactive approach enhances sustainability, operational efficiency, and stakeholder trust, positioning businesses at the forefront of environmental responsibility.
CO2 What ifs?
Through its advanced “CO2 What-ifs?” simulation tool, businesses can model various scenarios by altering processes and supplier inputs. This hands-on approach allows for a proactive understanding of potential environmental impacts and paves the way for more sustainable decision-making.
Modeling Vendor Inputs
Vendor inputs play a fundamental role in determining the carbon footprint of any product or service. By modeling these inputs within the CarbonSig platform, businesses can simulate various sourcing scenarios, gauge their environmental impact, and subsequently make more sustainable choices.
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CarbonSig robustly integrates third-party verification capabilities into its platform, emphasizing transparency and accuracy. This external validation ensures that the carbon footprint data uploaded adheres to global standards and best practices. By validating all attached statements, the platform guarantees unparalleled data quality, enhancing credibility and trustworthiness for businesses using CarbonSig.
3rd party verification
In a landscape where accuracy in carbon footprint data is paramount, the incorporation of third-party verification into the CarbonSig platform serves as a testament to the platform’s commitment to credibility and authenticity.
Verified carbon removals
Carbon removals, or sequestrations, are crucial strategies in achieving net-zero carbon emissions. When these removals are verified, they lend an additional layer of authenticity and trustworthiness, making them a valuable asset for businesses aiming for carbon neutrality.
Different product embodied emissions data quality
Currency spent ∕ product
category × GHG conversion factor
Economic I/O using supplier reported data
Supplier’s reported corporate emissions ∕ reported production units
Industry-average product carbon footprint
Product unit of measurement multiplied by industry average life-cycle inventory
Supplier provided product carbon footprint
Product unit of measurement × reported product carbon footprint
Digital twin of supply chain product carbon footprints registered in CarbonSig
Imagine the impact of knowing and sharing the
environmental story behind your products, every step of the way.
With CarbonSig, you can confidently attest your product-level CO2e emissions on a public registry through the innovative Smart Attestation. Every product emission report is immutably recorded, creating a digital twin that mirrors real-world value chains. Furthermore, all reports align with global environmental product declaration standards, and any third-party validation or certification is prominently showcased on the Smart Attestation Certificate, elevating transparency and trustworthiness.