Scope 3 emissions / Indirect emissions (GHG protocol)
Scope 3 emissions, also called value chain emissions, encompass all indirect emissions that occur in a company’s value chain and are not included in scope 1 or scope 2 emissions. These emissions result from sources that the company does not own or control. Scope 3 emissions have various categories, such as emissions generated in the company’s supply chain. According to the GHG Protocol, scope 3 emissions are further categorised into 15 categories.