Centralized accounting and reporting platform (CARP)

The overarching information platform that publishes information submitted through the Article 6 database where Parties submit Annual Information on transfer of ITMOs.

Emissions inventory

A database that lists the amount of air pollutants discharged into the atmosphere over a given time period.

European Union emissions trading scheme (EU ETS)

An EU scheme where a limit is placed on the right to emit specified pollutants over defined areas in Europe and companies can trade emission rights within those areas.

Executional greenwashing

Systematic use of nature-evoking imagery to disguise poor sustainability performance by enhancing public perceptions of an organisation’s ‘greenness’ for instance in advertising or on social media.