We make impact certification

SustainCERT brings next-generation certification solutions to deliver impact at scale and make the world climate secure and sustainable. Our lean, technology-led approach is designed to reduce the complexity and costs while ensuring rigour from best practice standards is met.

Simple, credible certification

We help businesses and investors efficiently and credibly quantify and report on the social and environmental impacts yielded from a wide range of sustainability interventions.

Our work follows best practice as defined by the ISEAL Code of Good Practice and aligns with internationally recognized standards such as the Greenhouse Gas Protocol and Gold Standard for the Global Goals to produce accurate, reliable and comparable impact data.

Environmental Markets

High quality carbon credits + other environmental assets

  • An official certification body for Gold Standard
  • Software enabled monitoring, reporting and verification
  • Helpdesk and trainings
  • API with Gold Standard registry

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Corporate Reporting

Scope 3 reporting + supply chain claims

  • Emission reductions and removals for GHG Protocol reporting
  • Emission factor management and tracking system
  • Other supply chain claims (deforestation free etc.)

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Impact Investing

Due diligence + impact reporting of investments

  • Embedded certification requirements in fund due diligence
  • Aggregation of impact assessment and assurance at fund and portfolio levels
  • Issuance of environmental commodities (optional)

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Value for businesses, people and planet

Our work ensures global climate and sustainability pledges bring real and meaningful impact on the ground by providing evidence of progress towards the Paris Agreement and the 2030 Agenda.

As an official certification body for Gold Standard we contributed to:

Projects certified
Tons of CO2e issued
in shared value for climate action and sustainable development

SustainCERT is trusted by more than 1000 companies

3 things to know about our work, where we are headed and why

One in five of the world’s largest publicly-traded companies has made a net zero commitment. An encouraging momentum that was...

Hitting the right target: A proposal for monitoring accurate supply shed impacts

General Mills collaborated with SustainCERT to assess the implications of its ambition and review the ability of the “monitoring, reporting...

Partnership for credible reporting on carbon intensity of agriculture commodities

March 22, 2022 – Ecosystem Services Market Consortium (ESMC) and SustainCERT announced a partnership at the World Agri-Tech Innovation Summit...


2021 was a milestone year at SustainCERT. One of impact verification for carbon markets and value chains; one of digitalization...

SustainCERT Platform login page


Following a successful data migration late November, digital certification is now available on the new SustainCERT Platform. This is an...

An online academy to better understand carbon market dynamics and certification requirements.

The SustainCERT Academy is live to facilitate the 24/7 learning process around environmental financing programs, carbon credit development and carbon market trends.

Everyone is Making Net-Zero Pledges. SustainCERT’s New Software Will Verify Their Progress

Announcing the launch of the alpha version of a Scope 3 software for credible net-zero claims from emission reduction interventions in corporate supply chains.

SustainCERT Raises $10 Million

SustainCERT completes $10 Million Capital Raise to Drive a #RacetotheTop in Carbon Emissions Accounting and Verification

Scope 3 Reductions Key for Credible Net Zero Strategies

Value chain or “Scope 3” emissions are often the largest source of corporate carbon footprints, yet to date have been the lowest area of focus for most companies because of these common barriers...

Value Change Labs 2021

Through programs, working groups, labs or pilots, Value Change members co-create best practice guidance and tools approved by Gold Standard to reduce and credibly report on Scope 3 emissions reductions.