Over the last few months, the GHG Protocol has been planning new guidelines for product life-cycle emissions and corporate-level scope 3 emissions. The World Resources Institute and the World Business Council for Sustainable Development are in the process of convening a global stakeholder process to develop these standards.
This summer, WRI and WBCSD are creating a global Steering Committee and several Technical Working Groups to guide and carry out the standard development process. The Steering Committee will consist of a group of leaders in product and supply chain GHG management and will guide the standard development process. The first meeting of the Steering Committee will take place in early September at WRI’s offices in Washington, D.C.
The GHG Protocol team recently released several documents related to the product and supply chain guidelines on the GHG Protocol’s website, including: