Page 1 Page 2 Page 3 Page 4 Page 5 Page 6 Page 7 Page 8 Page 9 Page 10 Page 11 Page 12 Page 13 Page 14 Page 15 Page 16 Page 17 Page 18 Page 19 Page 20 Page 21 Page 22 Page 23 Page 24 Page 25 Page 26 Page 27 Page 28 Page 29 Page 30 Page 31 Page 32 Page 33 Page 34 Page 35 Page 36 Page 37 Page 38 Page 39 Page 40their activities in business and daily life. This is generally accomplished in two ways: lowering carbon emissions directly by lowering consumption and by promoting activities that aid the natural process of carbon reduction such as preserving wilderness areas. verified emission reduction (ver) | This is an intangible financial commodity issued when a carbon reduction project is completed. One VER represents one ton of CO2 that has been reduced, sequestered or avoided through a third-party verified emission reduction project. Companies voluntarily purchase VERs to subsidize greenhouse gas reduction initiatives and to offset emissions from their own operations. Paper | 12