Managing our environmental impact is a key focus for UBM. We have made significant further progress in this area during 2014:
2014 Environmental Achievements
- In May 2014 UBM became one of six organisations to achieve the Carbon Trust Standard globally.
- We increased our carbon disclosure score in the CDP FTSE 350 - achieving 88% (2013: 80%).
- We have received a BREEM 'Excellent' certification for the new London office.
- 'Green Team' membership globally totalled 140 people (2013: 100).
- Increased energy accuracy - 35% of UBM office square footage monitored by online smart meters (2013: 33%).
- Business travel data from expenses system and headcount data from HR systems is now being automatically fed into our online global emissions reproting tools.
- We now have 11 events certified against ISO 20121 - Sustainable Event Management system (2013: 5 events).
- 9% reduction in emissions per person since 2010 (targeting 10% by 2016).
Details of UBM's Environmental Policy can found here