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

  • 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 the official certification body for Gold Standard we contributed to:

1700+
Projects certified
100+million
Tons of CO2e issued
14billion
in shared value for climate action and sustainable development

SustainCERT is trusted by more than 1000 companies

OPINION EDITORIAL

Scope 3 Reductions Key for Credible Net Zero Strategies OPINION EDITORIAL 10 May 2021 A new swell of Net Zero...

NEWS

NEWS 31 MARCH 2021 The 2021 Value Change Labs: explore, innovate, address Scope 3 accounting challenges On March 31st, participants...

OPINION EDITORIAL

OPINION EDITORIAL 27 January 2021 This article was first published in Business Green A new era for the voluntary carbon...

PRESS RELEASE

PRESS RELEASE 18 September 2020 Bayer and Partners Break New Ground on Certifying Value Chain Greenhouse Gas Impacts with SustainCERT....

PRESS RELEASE

PRESS RELEASE 25 August 2020 Sustainability standards join forces to scale climate impact. For the first time standards including Better...

PRESS RELEASE

PRESS RELEASE 28 April 2020 Ecosystem Service Market Consortium and SustainCERT Team Up to Deliver Certified Greenhouse Gas Impacts. SustainCERT...

PRESS RELEASE

PRESS RELEASE 11 February 2020 AUSTRALIAN IMPACT INVESTOR ACHIEVES GLOBAL RECOGNITION FOR CARBON CALCULATOR Melior Investment Management, a dedicated Australian...

SustainCERT is live

03 December 2018, Geneva, Switzerland With demand for sustainable goods and sustainability claims on the rise, Gold Standard, the benchmark...