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New CXC research: driving emissions reduction through the public sector supply chain

30 June 2023

ClimateXChange (CXC) is conducting new research on driving emission reduction through the public sector supply chain.

This research, commissioned by the Public Sector Team in the Scottish Government, seeks evidence on improving ways in which public bodies can estimate and target scope 3 emissions from purchased goods and services.

It will inform the development of statutory guidance to support public bodies putting climate change duties into practice, and will provide recommendations regarding:

The research needs to collect as much evidence as possible from public bodies to inform practical recommendations.

Some bodies may be evaluating methodologies and tools at present, so will find the research particularly topical. Research findings will be published on the ClimateXChange website after the research concludes in October 2023.

How to get involved: Details of the research, how to be involved and provide relevant evidence are available from: Supply chain emissions research

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