22 Degrees
Industry

Gear + Lifestyle

First Certified

2019

2019 Carbon Footprint

10

Lifetime Carbon Footprint

10

Measure
To become Climate Neutral Certified, 22 Degrees has measured the greenhouse gases it emitted when making and delivering products to its customers.

Offset
Its carbon footprint of 10 metric tonnes of CO2e has been fully offset.

Reduce
The company is implementing plans to reduce its footprint in 2020.

Climate Neutral Certified Badge

01 Measure

22 Degrees used 2019 operational data to estimate its carbon footprint for the year:

GHG Scope 1 Ⓘ
GHG Protocol Scope 1

Emissions from fossil fuels and refrigerants used in company buildings, fleets, and equipment.

tCO2e

GHG Scope 2 Ⓘ

tCO2e

GHG Scope 3 Ⓘ
GHG Protocol Scope 3

Emissions from raw materials, manufacturing, shipping, air travel, and other activities in the supply chain.

tCO2e

Total Emissions Ⓘ
Total Carbon Emissions

The sum of all product materials, manufacturing, use, and end of life emissions.

10 tCO2e

02 Offset

The entire carbon footprint was offset using verified carbon credits.
Carbon Credits for 2019

10 tCO2e

Total 2019 Investment in Carbon Credits

$46.20

22 Degrees's credits came from:

Icon of a tree
Forests
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Landfills
2019 Emissions Offsets

10 tCO2e

Lifetime Emissions Offsets

10 tCO2e

03 Reduce

22 Degrees is implementing a Reduction Action Plan to reduce emissions from within its own operations and supply chain.

  • Purchasing and using recycled or biodegradable materials for products, shipping materials, and supplies from wholesale vendors that also support sustainable practices.

  • Work to eliminate all air freight and reduce supply chain distances. Products are shipped from overseas via sea logistics and where possible sourced domestically shipped ground.

Sustainability Story

Founded in 2014, 22 Degrees produces quality products for people who live and work on the ocean. From the beginning, the goal was always to be a sustainable business, and take steps to make a difference where possible. As the founder and owner, I am committed to the core values of sustainability and social responsibility. Personally, I’ve seen the effects of climate change first hand as an underwater photographer and VR filmmaker. I’ve partnered with non-profits and marine science research efforts to work on projects to collaborate and advance their efforts. ( MarAlliance, Parley for the Oceans, Asner Lab, Oceans 360, The Hydrous and The Ocean Agency.) In addition, the 22 Degrees brand ambassadors are involved in amazing work in the areas of marine research, conservation and awareness. They represent the spirit of 22 Degrees – the passion for the ocean. The more you learn about climate change issues, the more you realize how much needs to be done. I think every action, no matter how big or small will have a ripple effect, inspiring, motivating and combining for collective positive change. Becoming Climate Neutral Certified was a natural step for 22 Degrees as a company, and we are excited to be a part of the movement.

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