Green Business Index Round tables organized with the support of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Romania continue in Constanta and Dambovita.
The meetings took place on 3rd and 10th of June 2015 at the Chambers of Commerce and Industry headquarters in Constanta and Targoviste, presenting the benefits of free assessment of environmental performance and how the environmental impact can be effectively managed.
At both meetings took part representatives of the public authorities and the most important companies in the county, such as: Grup Servicii Petroliere SRL, Brisegrup, Dobrogea Biscuit SA, Enel Distributie Dobrogea, Unify Co LTD Cernavoda, Phoenix Shipping &Trading LTD, Chimpex SA, Comat Constanta SA, Romserv SA, Otelinox SA, Ecomaster Servicii Ecologice SRL, Agrisol International, Nimet SRL.
During the meetings the four GBI basic tools available for evaluating and reporting the environmental performance were detailed:
• Environmental Performance Evaluation – the main service provided by GBI and rendered by means of an online diagnosis and reporting tool consisting of 7 questionnaires: corporate sustainable development, resource use, environmental impact , waste management, green buildings, supply chain sustainability ,and sustainable transportation.
• Greenhouse gas emissions calculator (also called the carbon footprint calculator) – estimates the total greenhouse gas emissions.
• Guide for environmental performance assessment and reporting – offers practical guidance for companies seeking to evaluate their level of sustainability, being built as an accompanying tool for the corporate sustainability online evaluation platform, Green Business Index.
• Video tutorials – practical, step by step guides for environmental performance assessment and the carbon footprint calculation.
GBI 2015 is a project started by Green Revolution Association, developed in partnership with The Royal Norwegian Society for Development and supported by a grant from Norway through the Norwegian Financial Mechanism 2009-2014, in the frame of Green Industry Innovation Programme Romania.