CDP is the only global disclosure system for companies cities states and regions to manage their environmental impacts and for investors or purchasers to access environmental information for use in financial decisions.Climate change, water scarcity and deforestation are unparalleled global challenges that require a systemic change in market behavior. To achieve this, CDP, formerly the Carbon Disclosure Project, runs the global disclosure system that enables companies, cities, states and regions to measure and manage their environmental impacts. www.cdp.net
Dr Leigh Holloway has worked in the field of eco-design of products and packaging in academia, business support agencies and latterly in commercial consultancy. During the late 1990s Leigh project managed the UK’s first eco-design project aimed specifically at SMEs which was supported by European funding. Following the successful completion of the project he co-founded ProActus Ltd, a specialist sustainable development consultancy. 2 years later he went on to co-found his current consultancy, eco3 Ltd. An expert in life cycle design and carbon foot-printing of products and packaging Leigh assists companies to understand environmental issues in context and to adopt the most appropriate strategy to deal effectively with these. Leigh was a member of the UK Government’s WEEE Advisory Body for the full 3 years of its operation and has also worked as an ‘expert witness’ for various UK Trading Standards Departments in relation to the Packaging Essential Requirements. He has a degree in Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering and a PhD in Ecodesign.
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