Understanding Scope 1 Emissions: A Key Component of Corporate Sustainability

Scope 1 Emissions – an Introduction Addressing climate change is a universal priority that affects everyone. The global community is united in their concern for the environment and the urgency of taking action. Companies increasingly recognize their role in mitigating climate change across various sectors regardless of size. They understand that reducing emissions within their operations and throughout their supply chains is crucial for building a sustainable future and adapting to changing environmental conditions.  The Read more…

Supply Chain Emission Reduction – A Sustainable Approach

Introduction – Supply Chain Emission Reduction The supply chain is a critical area of business where companies face considerable challenges in controlling and managing emissions. For many businesses, a major portion of their emissions originates within the supply chain. A heightened awareness of environmental issues has led to increased analysis of supply chain practices and a sharp focus on supply chain emission reduction. This extends to various aspects, including the transportation of goods, manufacturing processes, Read more…

BASF CircularTree Gemeinsame Presse-Information 31.01.2024

CircularTree und BASF veröffentlichen PACIFIC-App für den einfachen und automatisierten Zugriff auf Product Carbon Footprint-Daten Berlin, Deutschland, und Ludwigshafen, Deutschland – CircularTree und BASF freuen sich, den Start der PACIFIC-App bekannt zu geben, einer bahnbrechenden Lösung, die den Zugang und die Sichtbarkeit von Product Carbon Footprints (PCFs) für BASF-Automobilkunden revolutioniert. Entwickelt in enger Zusammenarbeit zwischen CircularTree und BASF, ist die PACIFIC-App eine White-Label-Lösung von CarbonBlock, darauf ausgerichtet, das Anfragen und Verwalten von PCFs zu vereinfachen. Read more…

The Obvious Importance of Decarbonization for All Industries

Decarbonization an Introduction The process of reducing carbon emissions, has become a critical priority for industries worldwide. As the world grapples with the challenges of climate change, it is essential for businesses to take responsibility for their environmental impact. In this article, we will explore why it is crucial for all industries, how product carbon footprints can be dramatically reduced, and which roles within a company are most affected by and benefit from reduction of Read more…

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WBCSD PACT (Partnership for Carbon Transparency)

CircularTree provides interoperable Solution according WBCSD PACT Geneva, 16 June 2022: The Partnership for Carbon Transparency (PACT), hosted by the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD), has released the first set of technical specifications for the standardized exchange of carbon emissions data. The specifications will, for the first time, allow different emissions and accounting tech solutions to connect to and understand each other—making it easier for businesses to access data. This is an important Read more…

Project Luna – with CarbonBlock

Dekarbonisierung mit Project Luna – ein Beispiel Projektpartner project luna stellt hochwertige, modulare, B2B Interieur- und Exterieur-Lösungen her. Zu den Kunden zählen unter anderem Maybach, Hugo Boss, Dior und BMW. Die Marke steht seit Beginn für hohe Qualität, exklusives Design, Handwerkskunst und Umweltbewusstsein.  Anforderung   Um den steigenden Kundenanfragen nach Emissionswerten ihrer Produkte gerecht zu werden, hat project luna gemeinsam mit CircularTree und deren SaaS-Plattfrom CarbonBlock den Product Carbon Footprint zweier Produkte berechnet:  ● Sitzbank Read more…

CircularTree becomes SHIFT partner – a great shift

An important step in our development becoming a SHIFT partner The KDT JU co-funded project SHIFT started in 2022 12 01 with the aim of reaching four main objectives:  CircularTree is leading the work package to provide transparency about the product carbon footprint of the designed solution. We will bring in our expertise, standards and our CarbonBlock solution gained from the work with the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) Partnership for Carbon Transparency Read more…

BRUSA CO2-footprint for energy converters determined for the first time

For the first time, an energy converter has been subjected to a comprehensive carbon BRUSA CO2-footprint analysis. The power electronics specialist BRUSA HyPower is thus setting an industry-wide milestone in ecological product documentation. The results of the Scope 3 analysis, conducted by BRUSA together with Berlin-based startup CircularTree and Zurich-based Climate Tech Sustainaccount, provide information on the CO2 values of the new, bidirectional BDC6 energy converter. Product emissions data can also be better shared in Read more…

Resilient Carbon Prices

How to achieve resilient carbon prices. Prices for EU Carbon Permits have increased from 10 Euro in 2018 to more than 100 Euro, yesterday. That means prices have tenfold within just 5 years and most experts believe they will further increase.  To stay competitive, companies should become resilient against further price increases. They need to focus on reducing their own carbon emissions but also the carbon emissions from their supply chain (Scope 3). While many Read more…