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Resolution no. 254/2012/V/I

Brazil Current 2012

It requires companies from a series of industry sectors to submit an annual greenhouse gas inventory, for monitoring the developments in emission levels and the results of mitigation actions.

Issuer name

Environmental State Agency Sao Paulo (CETESB)

Issuer notes

Local gov't

Government ministry


More information

According to the rule, scope 1 and 2 emissions must be reported and, for the time being, ABNT NBR ISO 14.064-1- GHG, GHG Protocol or similar accounting methodologies are accepted. The information disclosed on the inventory may be verified by CETESB or a third party, at the discretion of the Agency.

Organizations covered by the instrument

Large private and listed companies

Target organization notes

Applies to a series of industries mentioned in the document

Industry scope notes

Heavy Industry - Applies to a series of industries mentioned in the document

Disclosure venue

Data disclosure to government

ESG coverage - E (Environment)

Climate & GHG emissions






South America

Date of publication


Issuer type

Governments (governmental department, agency)

Reporting requirements

Public law and regulation

Mandatory or voluntary


The geographical scope


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