Following the ZDHC MMCF Guidelines V2.2, the MMCF Module awards scores according to the norms and limits achieved per parameter by the facility. The following scores are awarded according to the levels achieved per parameter:
Note: Alert: parameter does not meet even the Foundational norms or limit values; Foundational, Progressive, Aspirational: parameter meets Foundational, Progressive, or Aspirational norms or limit values; Does Not Meet Requirements: parameter does not meet the norm or limit value; Meets Requirements: parameter meets the norm or limit value.
By adding up all the scores achieved by the facility, the ZDHC level outcome is allocated according to the following ranges, based on the facility's fibre and discharge type:
Note: If one or more parameter(s) level is Alert, the level outcome is by default Alert, and no certificate will be awarded.