Scope 5 is excited to announce our partnership with Dakota Software. Read the press release here. ––– New partnership brings together EHS and Sustainability software leaders to transform ESG management through proactive compliance management and real-time data collection, analysis, and reporting. CLEVELAND, OH – Dakota Software, a leading provider of Environmental, Health and Safety (EHS) management… Read More
The business sector can be a transformative leader in ensuring our communities have plentiful clean water for generations to come. The possibilities are endless. And the time is now.
A killer story connects both on an intellectual level, and an emotional level. A killer story is full of visual and sense-based detail. A killer story is persuasive and memorable. Why Storytelling Matters Ever go a day without sharing a story? You won’t be able to talk to your friends or tell your family how… Read More
“The B Corp movement is one of the most important of our lifetime, built on the simple fact that business impacts and serves more than just shareholders—it has an equal responsibility to the community and to the planet.” ~Rose Marcario, CEO of Patagonia Next month Toronto is hosting the annual B Corporation Champions Retreat event,… Read More
The blogosphere is atwitter about the U.S. Administration’s announcement that “We’re getting out” of the Paris Climate Accord, justifiably so. The groundswell of commitments to continue to pursue emissions reductions despite the Administration’s decision to pull out of the agreement has been impressive. According to We Are Still In, more than 1,200 U.S. governors, mayors, businesses (Scope… Read More
Last month Scope 5 launched an integration with Concur, the leading provider of integrated travel and expense management solutions. As you can imagine, the announcement generated tremendous interest. This blog summarizes answers to frequently asked questions about the integration of Scope 5 with Concur. Does the announcement with Concur pertain only to air travel, or… Read More
Scope 5 announced the integration of Scope 5 with Concur, the leading provider of integrated travel and expense management solutions. The integration is available in the Concur App Center. Scope 5’s integration with Concur makes it easier for sustainability professionals to track business travel emissions, giving corporate leaders valuable insights from sophisticated internal carbon accounting…. Read More
The original version of this Scope 5 article was recently updated and published on TriplePundit… As more and more organizations start putting a price on carbon, a critical first step is having the cost of carbon felt directly by those emitting it.
As a gay person whose career is devoted to slowing/adapting to climate change, this presidential election is disturbing. I’ve had some time to sit with it and remain more focused and committed than ever to this path I’ve been on for some time. To those Republicans who have said that with a smaller federal government,… Read More
Have you heard claims from your local grocery store chain or airline about their greenness and thought, “yeah right”, because you work in sustainability and put “yeah, right” on the end of most of your thoughts? Where do you go to find out which companies have publically committed to what measurable goals? I’ve been looking… Read More
In a recent blog post, I mentioned the decentralization of food (or in broader terms, the decentralization of stuff). One benefit of increasing local production is a reduction in the impacts of freight transport. A lot of our customers include freight transport in their emissions inventories and so I decided to take a little closer… Read More
The landscape of sustainability data management tools can be dauntingly complex. One of the most common pitfalls that we see is the confusion between energy management tools (EM tools) and more general sustainability data management tools (SDM tools). In this post, we’ll briefly explain the difference between the two. Generally, EM tools are targeted at facility… Read More