24 May '11, 1pm

What Standard Register Learned From its Carbon Reporting Washout: When document management company Standard Regi...

What Standard Register Learned From its Carbon Reporting Washout: When document management company Standard Regi...

"The largest impact or value from going through the CDP process was to add structure and process to our sustainability efforts around energy and GHG emissions," said Steve McDonell, Standard Register's vice president of engineering. "It forced us to have a very clear and comprehensive measurement system in place and, in turn, detailed planning, including goals and objectives for improvements. It really complimented the work we were already doing around waste management, recycling and certifications." The company was not a newcomer to sustainability, having launched a formal program in 2007 that focused on purchasing certified paper products and reducing or reusing its waste. The biggest surprise from its CDP experience was confirmation that this existing sustainability program was robust and enhancing its bottom line. "If you do this right, it's not that hard," McDonell sa...

Full article: http://www.greenbiz.com/news/2011/05/24/reporting-cdp-rev...

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