A simple and effective process
IT BEGINS HERE
THE PLANET MARK
Our future Is In Our Hands, As Long As We Act Now
The Planet Mark is a certification programme that recognises your commitment to continuous improvement in sustainability.
The Programme helps you to measure and reduce your carbon emissions, energy and water consumption, your travel, and the amount of waste you create. And we will help you to engage your own people in the process, to help you save money, build a stronger brand and continue to thrive. It’s straightforward and aimed at organisations of all shapes and sizes, anywhere in the world, and at any stage on their sustainability journey.
A 3-Step Process
We measure and record your carbon footprint and environmental performance
We unlock your employees’ talent, knowledge and passion to drive progress
We use our promotional materials and marketing channels to tell the world about your performance
Being a holder of The Planet Mark means your business can directly and measurably contribute to the following seven SDGs:
The Planet Mark supports and connects certificate holders to two outstanding charities that deliver transformational projects globally.
The Eden Project has been a close partner of The Planet Mark since the very start. We donate 5% of every certification fee to the charity to support new projects, education programmes and industry specific training run by the charity.
We are also protecting an acre of endangered rainforest with every certificate through the award winning charity Cool Earth, which is supported by Her Majesty The Queen and Sir David Attenborough.
Be part of a
As a holder of The Planet Mark, you will join a thriving community of like-minded businesses that are collaborating, sharing knowledge and committed to improving corporate sustainability.
All certified businesses are presented with bespoke marketing materials to help shout about their successes. Use this as an opportunity to galvanise your teams and gain some media attention.
On average, certified businesses make a 12% carbon saving per employee through reductions in energy, waste, water, travel and procurement. Less expenditure means more profit
You get The Planet Mark
certification in your first
year by assessing your
carbon footprint and
committing to make an
We passionately believe in the importance of our mission, so we must be ambitious. We launched The Planet Mark to be a complete mark of sustainability. Having applied a robust methodology to measuring businesses’ environmental impact, we are now very excited to apply this same approach to valuing the impact of social activities.
We usually use storytelling to communicate the great work you do as an effective way of engaging our stakeholders. But wouldn’t it be better to have a figure that, at a glance, could convey the impact of these activities? Now we can.