Guidance on responding
Supply Chain Guidance Documents 2015
This explains each question in detail and includes what information to provide, the required format, and where to find tools or further information to construct your answer. These document is free to download.
Using the Online Response System (ORS)
How to activate, log in, and use the ORS, including common problems and solutions.
Guidance for First Time Responders (forthcoming).
A document to help new responders submit information to CDP.
Supply Chain Reporting Roadmap 2015
A guide to help responders to move from a basic response towards complete disclosure.
- Supply Chain Roadmap (forthcoming).
- Supply Chain Roadmap (SME version) (forthcoming).
Supply Chain Scoring Methodology 2015
Question-level information on disclosure and performance scoring methodology.
- Supply Chain and Climate Change Scoring Methodology (forthcoming).
Also available as an excel worksheet (forthcoming).
- Supply Chain Scoring Methodology (SME version) (forthcoming).
Also available as an excel worksheet (zip) (forthcoming).
- Water Scoring Methodology (forthcoming).
Also available as an excel worksheet
Supply Chain Drafting Documents 2015
These documents are solely for the purpose of drafting a response to CDP's 2015 supply chain questionnaire. Your final response to CDP must be entered via the CDP Online Response System (ORS).
How to submit investor climate change and/or water and supply chain questionnaires (forthcoming).
Guidance for submitting the supply chain questionnaire if your company has also been requested to respond to climate change and/or water by investors
How to respond to supply chain as an SME
Guidance for small and medium sized enterprises to select a shorter questionnaire
How to respond to supply chain water request (forthcoming).
Advice on how to respond and submit your water request in supply chain
Carbon footprinting overview for chinese companies
Other languages: Mandarin
Carbon footprinting: carbon reporting tool for Chinese SME companies - user guide
Other languages: Mandarin
Emissions collection and reporting tool for Chinese SME companies
Water factsheet 2015 (forthcoming).
Water affects companies in ways you may not think of. This year 2,019 companies have been asked to respond to CDP's water questionnaire. Find out more facts about water and supply chain and how it might affect you.
CDP Amendments Policy
Please check your response before submitting. Read this page if you need to amend your respond after you have submitted
Additional Guidance: Reporting to CDP as a Walmart Supplier (forthcoming).
Further sources of help
CDP reporter services
CDP service partners
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