International Sustainability and Carbon (ISCC) Certification
About ISCC Certification
Demand for clean energy is growing in the world of sustainability. ISCC certification program is one of initiative that has defined criteria to promote and endorse the production of sustainable biomass and biofuel products.
Biomass/Biofuel certification qualifies your company for legal recognition under targets set by the European Renewable Energy Directive 2009/28/EC (EU RED).
ISCC certification is for
Producer, processor in the supply chain can get ISCC certified. ISCC Certification can be used to demonstrate compliance with sustainability requirements, GHG emissions and more importantly, to demonstrate compliance with the EU-RED requirements. ISCC Certification can be applied to all kinds of biomass and bioenergy as well as for biomass-based products in the food, feed and chemical industries. European Commission recognised ISCC as one of the first certification schemes
European Union Renewable Energy Directive (RED)
According to the European Union Renewable Energy Directive 2009/28/EC, biomass produced sustainably for use in the EU countries for production of liquid and transport biofuels may only qualify for tax deductions, receive feed-in tariffs, or be counted towards renewable energy targets.
The EU RED aims to ensure that biomass is not produced by the destruction of primary forest, mangroves, biodiversity hotspots or wetlands. Futhermore, the EU RED mandates that the net greenhouse gas emissions associated with the use of certified biofuels shall be at least 35 percent lower than GHG emissions related to the use of fossil fuels.
Benefits for ISCC Certification:
ISCC certification has a variety of well-recognised benefits includes:
The first step towards achieving broader sustainability objectives
Satisfy the growing market and buyer requirements with ISCC certification
Increase access to worldwide markets
Strengthening and developing your brand value
Strengthening management practices
Demonstrate compliance with the EU Renewable Energy Directive’s (RED)requirements
Our Service offers for ISCC Certification:
With a team of highly experienced consultants and trainers, Deccan Consulting Services assists in:
Implementing and achieving ISCC or ISCC Plus certification based on your requirements.
Educating you on what you need for meeting the requirements
Developing management plans and systems (upgrading the existing documentation), thereby enabling you to solve any potential issues
Avoiding costly mistakes and unnecessary delays
Sail through your audit with confidence and ease
Will only recommend for audit when you feel ready and will remain on-call throughout your audit
Getting done through audit process, award of certification, interim assistance/maintaining the compliance and certification for annual checks
Deccan Consulting' offers services in enhancing the systems and capabilities for optimising performance and productivity, comply with the requirements for polices, standards, assessments and certifications. Get in touch with us to get more information about our consultancy services.