The environment, social and governance (ESG) agenda is changing how organisations think about their performance. Consumers are demanding products and services that are environmentally and ethically sound. Investors are looking beyond the bottom line to responsible practices. And people are searching out more supportive, inclusive workplaces.
In this fast-changing world, demands on business are many and varied but one thing is constant - the need to demonstrate transparency, action and progress. The integrity we bring to our partnership with clients puts them in control, uncovering insight and transforming targets and commitments into tangible, independently assured outcomes.
A powerful new offering in data-driven ESG assurance
LRQA has now completed its acquisition of ELEVATE, in a move that will support the growing need for more transparent and technology-led Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) due diligence and assurance solutions.
As innovators in their respective markets, LRQA will now combine its experience as a leading global provider of environmental assurance and verification services with ELEVATE’s unrivalled expertise in ESG and supply chains. The result is an enhanced range of data-driven solutions to help clients thrive in a rapidly changing risk landscape.
Our range of climate change & sustainability services
Blending technical expertise, global reach and deep sector knowledge, our verification, validation, certification and brand assurance services can help demonstrate commitment across every dimension of the U.N Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Building trust and confidence with stakeholders, driving performance, inspiring your people and protecting the planet.
Carbon emissions reduction
Our verification services help you demonstrate compliance and accurately verify the carbon emissions of your organisation and wider supply chain.
We can verify all the environmental data your organisation tracks and publishes. We can also certify your systems against global standards to support your work towards environmental goals.
Responsible consumption and production
From compliance with standards and schemes to customised solutions – we partner with you to demonstrate your commitment to sustainable consumption and production.
Diversity, ethics and human rights
We can independently verify your diversity, ethics and human rights data and certify your systems and processes to international standards and schemes.
Health, safety and wellbeing
We can certify your management systems, inspect your equipment and verify your performance. Our services help you comply with OH&S regulations and drive best practice.
Energy and renewables
We have a support structure in place to assist you with validation and obtaining a credible statement of assurance.
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Who we work with
We help thousands of organisations, from the world's best known brands to the smallest of suppliers. How can we help you?
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