The environment, social and governance (ESG) agenda is transforming changing how organizations 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.
Blending technical expertise, global reach and deep sector knowledge, our verification, 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.
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
LRQA’s assurance services help you to implement positive change and greater transparency across every aspect of your sustainability agenda, from reducing carbon emissions and environmental management to responsible sourcing, ethical production and employee health and wellbeing.
We verify data, information and reports, to drive credibility and confidence with the people that matter most to you. We certify your systems and processes against leading industry standards and schemes, to push your performance forward. And we support your existing programs – or work with you to build new ones - that meet the specific needs of your business and wider supply chain.
Carbon emissions reduction
Our verification services help you demonstrate compliance and accurately verify the carbon emissions of your organization and wider supply chain.
We can verify all the environmental data your organization 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 customized 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.
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