Samsung Biologics to join carbon neutral initiative

By The Science Advisory Board staff writers

September 13, 2021 -- Contract development and manufacturing organization Samsung Biologics has signed a memorandum of understanding to join the Frontier 1.5D initiative, which will develop a climate risk management model as part of South Korea's 2050 Carbon Neutral Strategy.

Samsung Biologics has joined the Frontier 1.5D Project as part of the 2050 Carbon Neutral Initiative. Image courtesy of Samsung Biologics.

Frontier 1.5D is an effort to limit global temperature rise to 1.5 degrees Celsius above preindustrial levels. Samsung plans to monitor its biopharmaceutical manufacturing plants through an initiative it calls the Carbon Disclosure Project, the company said.

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