The Planet Mark™ Certification
Who is The Planet Mark™ for?
The Planet Mark™ is a sustainability certification suitable for any size organisation. Our customers are large and small and come from many different sectors. The certification programme is awarded to businesses, properties, new developments and projects.
How can we benefit from The Planet Mark™?
The Planet Mark™ is a low resource programme that is proven to work. On average, Planet Mark-certified businesses make a 5% carbon saving each year per employee through energy use, waste, water, travel and procurement and can expect to make a cost savings of at least £100 per employee per annum. Find out more about the business benefits to achieving The Planet Mark™.
How much does it cost to get The Planet Mark™?
The price of The Planet Mark™ Certification varies depending on the number of employees you have and the number of locations included in your reporting. If you would like to find out more about our pricing, please call +44 203 751 8108 or contact us via our website.
How long will it take to achieve certification?
Certification is easy and can take as little as two weeks, even for your first year's accreditation. All you need to do is commit to reduce your carbon emissions by at least 2.5% over a 12 month period and provide us with is six months' worth of energy data and we'll do the rest. Achieving certification is really that simple.
We already have or are planning to get ISO14001 (environmental management system. Why do I need The Planet Mark™?
The Planet Mark™ supports businesses seeking to comply with the new ISO14001 by:
• Setting Targets
• Enabling continuous improvement
• Ensuring good governance
• Promoting communication & stakeholder engagement
Find out more about the new ISO14001 and how The Planet Mark™ can support it.
How does The Planet Mark™ work with the Eden Project?
The Eden Project is educational charity and a multi-award winning international visitor destination and centre for education in sustainability and innovation based in Cornwall. It has been part of The Planet Mark™ story since the outset. The Planet Mark™ in partnership with Eden Project helps organisations improve their sustainability performance and tackle climate change through:
• positive brand association
• supporting vital children's educational programmes
• improving biodiversity
• sustainability leadership via Eden's Hothouse programme.