The European CO2 Foundation official seals are the annual international awards to recognize, reward and promote environmental best practices around Europe.
The two awards have been conceived as an initiative to benefit the decarbonization of the businesses. To achieve these awards, each year the firms must have demonstrated exceptional reductions in their carbon footprint in correspondence with the European CO2 Foundation criteria.
The European CO2 Foundation awards shall honour the most outstanding organizations taking responsibility by defining a commercial future: adding value through excellence in environment, sustainability and green development.
AGREED 2030 SEAL
COMMITTED TO DECARBONIZATION EUROPEAN AWARD
It represents the Recognition of a European Organization committed to decarbonization through the calculation of the carbon footprint and a plan to mitigate its GHG emissions.
CO2 NEUTRAL ORGANIZATION EUROPEAN AWARD
It represents the Recognition of a European Organization committed to decarbonization that has managed to neutralize its CO2 emissions and is achieving continuous reductions and the pending emissions are offset to neutralize carbon footprint.
Award for companies that develop a management towards decarbonization, combine interests and serve as an example for other entities for their good practices, aid to the community, through the implementation of innovative projects and for the use of advanced technologies that help reduce emissions.
The awards serve as an inspiration for the transformative action, business excellence and environment management across Europe. Finally, the awards are willing to encourage and motivate others to adopt best practices and become role model to emulate.
The Award is open to European organizations, whether public administrations or public and private companies, that meet the requirements for participation. The awards will be accessible to Organizations, business units, affiliates, or subsidiaries, with a high degree of independence so that they have developed at least 50% of their activity in Europe in the last five years.
The Jury may award one or more awards for each economic sector of the organizations that are presented.
Eligible groups include private businesses, non-governmental organizations, academic institutions and municipal governments based in Europe. The European CO2 Foundation welcomes those who have a clear, detailed and actionable climate change projects or programmes to mitigate their carbon footprint. Your application is reviewed to verify eligibility and to assess scientific merit. All project proposals are subject to the same evaluation criteria.
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