ESD China Limited has been appointed as a ‘Recognized Environmental Consultant Company' by the Business Environmental Performance Initiative (BEPI) to conduct Improvement Phase Environmental Consultancy services for Producers for their suppliers in the retail and food industries.
BEPI is a new initiative, launched by the European Foreign Trade Association (FTA), to help producers to identify and manage key environmental risk factors in their organizations. Initially focused on China, Vietnam and Bangladesh, BEPI will rollout worldwide. ESD and Inogen Alliance have extensive experience in providing environmental sustainable solutions to businesses and organizations across the world.
"Help producers to identify and manage key environmental risk factor in their organizations"
The BEPI cycle comprises three stages: self-assessment, improvement phase and independent third party assessment. Each stage guides producers towards practical environmental improvement. As a Recognized Environmental Consultant, ESD will conduct the second (improvement phase) stage on behalf producers to whom it is contracted. ESD will deliver on-site environmental support with technical reviews, practical advice, capacity building while identifying and delivering business benefits and advantages to the Producers on the priority environmental areas. The ultimate goal is to help the producers achieve the high level of sustainable environmental performance and minimize the environmental impacts/risks.
The BEPI scheme compliments the company's existing portfolio of sustainability and environmental certification services.
With our global platform – Inogen Environmental Alliance, we help clients to ensure that in today's global and fast-moving competitive markets they and their partners can meet the complex environmental challenges in their supply chains. Our appointment as a BEPI Recognized Environmental Consultant, means we will be able help our clients with practical environmental sustainable solutions to meet the expectations of the supply chain and consumers.