BP produces lower carbon PTA called PTAir™ for customers in the polyester supply chain and has also launched PTAirTM Neutral, the world's first certified carbon neutral PTA , PTAirTM Neutral offers customers the opportunity to purchase a carbon neutral product with net zero carbon emissions.
Carbon neutrality is accomplished through BP Target Neutral, which purchases carbon credits from emission reduction projects around the world, such as forest conservation in Zambia and renewable energy in China, through the purchasing of carbon credits.
PTAir™ Neutral has helped customers offset 14,000 tonnes CO2e [May 2017-Apr 2018]*
*Based on GHG Protocol Product Life Cycle Accounting and Reporting Standard and PAS 2060. More details on methodology here.