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Magnus Østebrød Poto
Magnus Østebrød is a certifier and consultant, and can help your business get certified. Contact Magnus by emailing magnus@energyinnovation.no, or by calling +47 468 86 577.
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What is Eco-lighthouse: 


The Eco-lighthouse is a recognized and effective tool for certification and environmental management, which helps businesses create competitive advantage of sustainability. Through a digital system, you get specific tools to work purposefully to improve your environmental performance in the areas of work environment, waste management, energy consumption, procurement and transport. Eco-lighthouse is Norway's most widely used certificate for businesses that want to document their environmental efforts and demonstrate corporate social responsibility. Eco-lighthouse certification is recognized by the authorities in public procurement and approved as environmental documentation in tenders.

Eco-lighthouse is the first national scheme in Europe that has been recognized by the EU. Certified companies can provide the Eco-lighthouse certificate as documentation when public clients in other European countries conduct competitions, and EMAS or other environmental management systems are required.

 

Get certified: 


1. Become sustainable 
Eco-lighthouse provides smart tools for working specifically with sustainability in areas such as work environment, waste management, energy consumption, procurement and transport. You will get help to work in a comprehensive, systematic and long-term way with measures that will improve your environmental performance, reduce greenhouse gas emissions - and contribute to a green future.
81% of Eco-lighthouse-certified businesses experience environmental improvements to a large extent.
Figures from the Environmental Lighthouse Customer Survey 2018 among private companies. 

2. Achive competitive advantage 
The environmental requirements are increasing in public procurement. Eco-lighthouse certification makes it much easier to document your company's environmental efforts, and you qualify to participate in several tenders.
Eco-lighthouse are the first national scheme in Europe that has been recognized by the EU. This means that certified companies can present the Eco-lighthouse Certificate as documentation when public clients in other European countries conduct competitions, and EMAS or other environmental management systems are required.

3. Strengthen the brand 
As an Eco-lighthouse, you build a meaningful brand that meets the consumer's expectations of ethics, accountability, sustainability and profitability. You show that the business is forward-looking and lives up to important values ​​in society.
52% of Environmental Lighthouse-certified businesses experience a great deal of reputation improvement as a result of the certification.
Figures from the Environmental Lighthouse Customer Survey 2018 among private companies.

4. Cut costs
Sustainability pays off, not just for the environment, but also on the bottom line.
With a smart tool for environmental management, you get help reviewing all the routines in your business. With this, you will achieve a more profitable operation - and you can save on waste reduction, lower energy consumption and smart transport solutions.
Figures from the Environmental Lighthouse Customer Survey 2018 show that 40% of Environmental Lighthouse Certified businesses experience greatly reduced costs as a result of the certification.

5. Set goals and create results
Our digital tool for environmental monitoring gives you a good graphical overview, statistics and reports that show the effect the environmental work has had. You can easily follow the path of development, take action and set new environmental goals to improve your environmental performance. Measurement and planning help you create profitable results.

6. Lower your sick leave
Did you know that Eco-lighthouse is also an effective tool for working with the internal environment? You get specific advice and help to put in place good practices for HSE and the working environment, which can help to reduce sick leave.
Read about Eco-lighthouse-companies that have strengthened the working environment.

7. Get a quality stamp
All Eco-lighthouse businesses are recertified every three years through a independent third-party inspection. A certification is therefore safe for the consumer. It proves that the company works systematically with the environment and does everything it can within its industry.

8. Build reputation and leadership
By adopting a recognized environmental management system and working specifically with sustainability, you can create increased environmental awareness, pride and commitment among employees and customers. You go ahead and show that the solutions of the future are sustainable and profitable.