Associated British Foods selects Ecometrica Sustainability for Mandatory Carbon Reporting

Oct 9, 2013

abf1London, September 26, 2013 – Ecometrica, provider of world’s most widely used sustainability software is delighted to announce that Associated British Foods (ABF) plc, a diversified international food, ingredients and retail group, has selected Ecometrica Sustainability to manage its mandatory carbon reporting obligations under new UK legislation that requires main-market London-listed firms to publicly state their annual emissions.

Employing over 100,000 people in 47 countries, ABF operates in five key markets: Sugar, Agriculture, Retail, Grocery, and Ingredients. Its highly diversified business include household names such as Allied Bakeries, Primark, and Jordans Ryvita. ABF have a number of environmental policies that are reported and enforced at board level, and encompass atmospheric emissions, energy, waste, water, biodiversity and sustainable agriculture.

Dr Richard TipperABF have commissioned Ecometrica’s Ecometrica Sustainability: Integrated solution to supply emission factors as part of its global emissions management system, in order to be completely ready for and fully compliant with UK mandatory carbon reporting regulations.

“ABF is a sophisticated global business that requires effective systems to acquire and make sense of large volumes of environmental data. We are pleased that they have chosen us and hope to exceed their expectations.” Richard Tipper, Chairman

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