ISCC Newsletter Nr. 70 vom 2. Februar 2016

6th ISCC Global Sustainability Conference in Brussels on 17 February

The annual ISCC Global Sustainability Conference is open to all interested parties and has been established as an important platform for industry, trade, NGOs, associations, research and authorities to present and discuss recent developments, challenges, opportunities and emerging trends in sustainability and sustainability certification. Around 200 participants are expected.

The Global Sustainability Conference will be divided in three sessions:

  • Decarbonization of the Transport Sector in Times of Low Oil Prices
  • Challenges in Implementing the RED/FQD Amendment
  • Sustainability Certification for the Non-Regulated Markets

Senior staff from the European Commission and national authorities, industry and associations will approach the topics from different angles.
The attendance is free of charge.

Further information

New Member in the ISCC Association

The ISCC Association (ISCC e.V.) welcomes a new member:

Evonik is one of the world’s leading speciality chemical companies. Based in Germany, Evonik is active worldwide with production plants in 25 countries and with more than 33,000 employees. The activities of the Evonik Industries Group include areas such as agriculture, plastics, paper and packaging, coatings, household and personal care, pharmaceuticals, electronics, telecommunication and others.
ISCC is looking forward to a fruitful cooperation with Evonik Resource Efficiency GmbH.
Click here to see a list of all members and to learn more about the benefits of an ISCC e.V. Membership

Forthcoming ISCC Trainings

For 2016 ISCC has scheduled a range of ISCC Trainings. Further dates will be set and announced on the ISCC Website and through ISCC Newsletters when confirmed.

The ISCC Basic Training covers all topics generally relevant for ISCC and ISCC PLUS certification.

The participation in an ISCC Basic Training is a mandatory requirement for all auditors prior to conducting the first ISCC audit.

The specialised ISCC Trainings (ISCC PLUS and GHG) provide comprehensive insights and extensive case studies and group works in their respective topics.

The ISCC PLUS Training focuses on the certification requirements and market opportunities in the food, feed and chemical sector.
The ISCC Greenhouse Gas Training looks in detail at the requirements for GHG calculations and verifications along the supply chain.

Target groups: Certification bodies, ISCC lead auditors and other ISCC auditors, company representatives, NGOs, research bodies and authorities

ISCC PLUS Training, Cologne (Germany), 19 – 20 April 2016 (1.5 days)
Link to further information and registration

ISCC Basic Training, Cologne (Germany), 26 – 28 April 2016 (3 days) Link to further information and registration

ISCC Greenhouse Gas Training, Cologne (Germany), 9 – 10 May 2016 (1.5 days)
Link to further information and registration