CODDE opens the doors to Bureau Veritas

The CODDE team collaborates with the sustainable development experts of the Bureau Veritas Group in France and abroad. Thus, our network allows you to access a wide choice of services: CSR approach, circular economy, carbon assessment and offset, analysis of dangerous substances and many others.

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Implement a circular economy model

What observation?

By 2030, the planet will have nearly 9 billion people. In addition, resource scarcity, urbanization, pollution, rising energy costs, water insecurity are some of the many challenges raised by this rapid population growth. Faced with these challenges, our industrial model "extract, manufacture, throw away" is no longer viable and a new paradigm is emerging: the circular economy.

Therefore, to structure the engagement of organizations, a normative approach is possible. In France, the XP X30-901 standard. 

Which answer?

Developed by Bureau Veritas Certification, Circular+ is a turnkey offer bringing together all audit and certification services related to the circular economy.

By trusting Bureau Veritas Certification, a world leader in environmental, social, security and energy management systems, you will have the opportunity to develop an approach adapted to your business and obtain the support of your employees and your customers.

Management system audits and certification allow you to identify problems, report on the effectiveness of controls, and track achievement of objectives over time, which will help you achieve results and momentum. necessary to propel your organization towards a circular economy model.

Why to choose Bureau Veritas?

Bureau Veritas Certification assesses your system according to the XP X30-901 standard. Innovative and based on ISO 9001, ISO 14001 or ISO 45001 standards, this standard aims to position itself as a reference standard crossing the three areas of EES (Environment, Economy, Social) and the seven pillars of the circular economy:

  • Sustainable sourcing
  • Ecodesign
  • The industrial symbiosis
  • The economics of functionality
  • Responsible consumption
  • Extension of the duration of use
  • Efficient management of end-of-life materials or products

The expertise of the auditors makes it possible to assess the management methods for initiatives taken in favor of the circular economy, including discussions with stakeholders.

Audit and certification to promote the circular economy

Step 1
  • Identify circular opportunities in the production chain.
  • Organic farming certification, zero waste audit, PEFC, FSC, RBUE, Origin France Garantie, Footprint Progress, Scheme 2BSvc, ISCC EU, ISCC Plus, ELV.
Step 2
  • Ensure efficient use of resources.
  • ISO 50001 (energy), ISO 14001 (environment), ISO 14046 (water footprint assessment)certification, inventories of greenhouse gas emissions.
Step 3
  • Introduce radical innovation in the supply chain and in the production process.
  • ISO 14001, ISO 14040, ISO 14044 (Product life cycle assessment), ISO 14006 (Eco-design) certifications.
Step 4
  • Design new products and production systems that adopt the circular economy model.
  • XP X30-901, ISO 20400 (responsible purchasing), ISO 45001 (health / safety), ISO 26000 (social responsibility) certification.

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