NurseryFootprint Calculator is a carbon footprint calculator designed especially for the Australian production nursery industry. This calculator is designed to be very easy to use and understand. For example:
- It assumes that users may not have a great deal of computing experience.
- It only requires data that is easily available to nursery managers.
- It can deal with the huge number of products and processes in the nursery industry.
- It produces results that are relevant and easy to understand.
The calculator uses a hybrid approach to calculating emissions. It relies on data that can be easily collected from business records and then applies conversion factors to calculate emissions.