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green auditnoun [C]

uk   us  
an ​officialexamination of the ​effects a ​company or other ​organization has on the ​environment, ​especially the ​damage that it ​causes: Management ​refused to carry out/​conduct a ​greenaudit.
(Definition of green audit from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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green auditnoun [C]

uk   us   ENVIRONMENT, SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY
an ​examination of an ​organization or an ​activity to ​check what it is doing to ​protect the ​naturalenvironment: All new ​projects will be ​subject to a ​greenaudit to ensure they are ​environmentallyfriendly.
(Definition of green audit from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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