The property and development industry drives over 50% of annual global carbon emissions. We need solutions to halve that by 2030.

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50% of the climate change challenge is solved by reducing the embodied carbon intensity of all buildings by half, by 2030. Our passion is demystifying embodied carbon – curating with simplicity the best carbon data available and delivering it to you at the point of decision. Our mission is to empower designers to deliver low carbon design excellence and innovation.


We have tools and support to assist you to fast track your Net Zero carbon practice and innovation.

  • Enhance your skills with our on-demand Low Carbon CPD series
  • Take your first “carbon counting” steps using our practice level web-based carbon calculator
  • Dive into The GreenBook to radically reduce your low carbon materials research time and design outcomes
  • Start reporting your whole building carbon footprints using our leading calculators for fitouts, whole buildings, precincts and cities
  • Fast track your embodied carbon policy, masterplanning, or urban plans with our 3D applications.
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The largest compilation of design-ready carbon rates
and benchmarks, globally.

Your go-to guide for embodied carbon rates for construction materials and assemblies.

Over 2,000 curated, design-ready rates, visual palettes and benchmarks.

A powerful estimating tool for carbon and ecological footprint Life Cycle Assessments (LCA).

Quickly set carbon targets, and analyse and compare carbon footprints for projects of all scales and stages.

On-demand skills development for Architects and designers.

Demystifying embodied carbon. Earn CPD points and learn more about the impact of your design decisions.

The perfect carbon partner embedded into your BIM workflow.

Connect with The Footprint Company’s extensive database via our 3D tool partners and APIs to accelerate your analysis.