Standard Carbon Inc. is the First Company in Canada accredited to the ISO 14065:2020 GHG Standard
Thursday, April 7, 2022
Winnipeg, MB, Canada – April 7, 2022 – Standard Carbon Inc., a Greenhouse Gas Verification Validation Body developing technological solutions for environmental assurance, announces that as of March 2022, Standard Carbon has been accredited as a GHG Validation and Verification Body under ISO 14065 by the Standards Council of Canada.
“Another significant milestone for Standard Carbon. We are proud to announce we are officially qualified to perform validations and verifications for GHG /environmental related projects.” says Alex Stuart, President & CEO.
Standard Carbon is the first GHG verifier in Canada accredited to ISO 14065:2020 and ISO 17029: 2019 and is the sixth in Canada accredited to ISO 14065:2013. This accreditation will give Standard Carbon the ability to issue GHG validation and verification statements, which is a key part of creating carbon offsets. The accreditation is recognized internationally, and allows the company to participate in the carbon markets.
“SCC is delighted to welcome Standard Carbon Inc. as an accredited organization that provides third-party validation and verification services for the reduction and removal of greenhouse gases," says Elias Rafoul, SCC Vice-President, Accreditation Services Branch. “Accreditation is an invaluable tool in the standardization system, and we are proud to be the only Canadian organization offering internationally recognized accreditation for greenhouse gas validation and verification bodies” he explained.
Standard Carbon is thrilled that their hard work to help decarbonize our planet is paying off, and this accreditation is one more step towards addressing the complex challenges posed by climate change.
About Standard Carbon
Standard Carbon is a Greenhouse Gas Verification Validation Body developing technological solutions for environmental assurance. Their platform is supported by blockchain and machine learning, to allow faster more accurate, and more trustworthy GHG assurance statements. Digitizing what is currently a manual, laborious, opaque process, will give the accounting profession better visibility into the science behind GHG assurance statements. Increasing the level of assurance in GHG assurance statements is critical as more funds are deployed to GHG reduction projects. With experience in providing high quality Carbon Footprint Reports (GHG Inventories) and Verifications/Validations of Environmental Information Statements, Standard Carbon offer environmental related services to clients in a variety of sectors. This includes renewable energy, agriculture, manufacturing, and transportation.
About Standard Council of Canada (SCC)
Established in 1970 as a federal Crown corporation, the Standards Council of Canada (SCC) is Canada’s voice on standards and accreditation on the national and international stage. SCC works closely with a vast network of partners to promote the development of effective and efficient standards that protect the health, safety and well-being of Canadians while helping businesses prosper. As Canada’s leading accreditation organization, SCC creates market confidence at home and abroad by ensuring that conformity assessment bodies meet the highest national and international standards. SCC advances Canada’s interest on the international scene as a member of the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) and International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) by connecting thousands of people to global networks and resources, opening a world of possibilities for Canadians and businesses.