TITLE

First Direct adds carbon offsetting to flex

PUB. DATE
September 2008
SOURCE
Employee Benefits;Sep2008, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the move of First Direct Corp. to add a carbon offsetting perk to its flexible benefits scheme to educate staff about their carbon footprint and to provide them with the ability to reduce it in Great Britain. Employees can use an online calculator to work out their own carbon emission. Once the staffs have worked out the amount of carbon they produce, they can use their flex fund to purchase units, which are used to offset the daily damage they inflict on the environment.
ACCESSION #
34412176

 

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