At Uniglobe 360, we do our upmost to work in a sustainable way, Having a paperless office, and contributing to several local Eco friendly Charities. Encouraging a ride to work scheme, and offsetting our CO2 footprint.
Globally the travel industry is responsible for 8% of the world’s total CO2 emissions, to which aviation represents 3% of this figure. In 1995 there were 527m international arrivals recorded globally. It is set increase to 1.8bn by 2030. This has consequently had a significant impact on the environment and the global CO2 emissions generated.
As a result, the travel industry is taking measures to minimise their environmental impact. Collectively we have a responsibility to be more eco-conscious and friendly when travelling in order to protect the local and global environment.
By partnering with Uniglobe 360, you will benefit from our expert advice and recommendations surrounding green travel. We will provide realistic and achievable solutions to minimize your footprint and will work with you to build a sustainable travel policy that is feasible, flexible and cost effective.
When making travel decisions and during travel, individuals should be considering the following:
Uniglobe 360- can help to assist our clients who want to commit to the environment with a simple, impactful and affordable solution. Help clients calculate their business travel carbon footprint and integrate the offsetting programme seamlessly within their travel policy.
Our clients benefit from our knowledge and expertise around sustainable travel. We have information available to both travellers and buyers to help implement sustainable business travel methods.
By becoming a Carbon Neutral Business – you will differentiate yourself in the market as an Industry Leader tackling Climate Change.
As well as having a bigger impact by offsetting your environmental footprint completely – many of our clients have found that Carbon Offsetting is a more cost effective way to reduce their environmental impact compared to other strategies (such as electric vehicles, waste management, energy consumption, production changes etc).
In addition, it is well documented how environmentally conscious brands attract more customers who are willing to pay more for an environmentally friendly product or service.
As a Carbon Neutral Business, you will have a competitive advantage in engaging with, and motivating staff with an issue that matters.
Almost half the UK workforce (42%) now want to work for an organisation that has a positive impact on the world, according to research carried out by consultancy Global Tolerance in 2015. The survey of more than 2,000 people found 44% thought meaningful work that helped others was more important than a high salary and 36% would work harder if their company benefitted society.
Becoming carbon neutral will also provide a new opportunity to engage with your customers and community with a positive new directive.
As a climate leader, you will demonstrate to your employees, investors, and business community as a whole that you are planning for the future and voluntarily undertaking climate action.
In addition, you will mitigate the risks of HMRC proposed changes to the Carbon Emissions Tax and any future emissions reporting requirements – with a Carbon Footprint that has already been calculated, verified and offset.
All of our business offsetting projects are purchased carbon credits through the United Nations Certified Emission Reductions (CER) programmes, industry recognised credits audited and verified by the UN, ratified in the Kyoto Protocol.