The Guide to Using Carbon Offsets

By the Stockholm Environmental Institute & Greenhouse Gas Management Institute

What you’ll find inside:

  • Understanding Carbon Offsets
  • Common Criticisms
  • What Makes a High-Quality Carbon Offset
  • Strategies for Avoiding Lower Quality Offsets
  • Offset Project Types & Relative Quality Risks

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This guide was released in November 2019 to help companies and organizations understand carbon offsets and how to use them in corporate greenhouse gas (GHG) reduction strategies.

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