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UPU unveils online tool for helping posts reduce their carbon footprint

The Universal Postal Union (UPU) has launched a new online tool for analyzing and reporting annual postal emissions. The Online Solution for Carbon Analysis and Reporting (OSCAR) industry is the latest tool offered, free of charge, by the UPU to designated postal operators from its 192 member countries. The tool assists in creating comprehensive reports on greenhouse gas emissions with 20 key carbon performance indicators that enable postal services to track their progress over time, benchmark their performance against industry averages and helps to set reduction targets and offset emissions.

Pascal Clivaz, deputy director general, UPU, said, “The UPU’s vision for the tool is to help posts increase their efficiency, decrease their natural resource consumption and encourage them to invest in green solutions.”

To find out more about OSCAR click here.

Source: Universal Postal Union

 

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