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First Certified 2019

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

2. Offset
Its carbon footprint of 395 metric tonnes of CO2e has been fully offset.

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

Climate Neutral Certified Badge
1

Measure

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

Direct Emissions Ⓘ

Direct Emissions

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

tCO2e
Indirect Emissions Ⓘ

Indirect Emissions

Emissions from the electricity, and sometimes steam and cold water, used in company facilities.

tCO2e
Supply Chain Emissions Ⓘ

Supply Chain Emissions

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

tCO2e
Total 2019 Carbon Footprint Ⓘ

Total Carbon Footprint

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

395

tCO2e
2

Offset

The entire carbon footprint was offset using verified carbon credits.
Carbon Credits for 2019
395
tCO2e
Total 2019 Investment in Carbon Credits
$1,382.50

Biome's credits came from:

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Water
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Forests
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Renewables

395

tCO2e
2019
Emission Offsets

395

tCO2e
Lifetime Total
Emission Offsets
3

Reduce

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

  • Transitioning from high metal use to fully recycled plastic in our devices.

  • Increasing the life cycle of our product from 3 to 5 years.

Other Sustainability Notes

Biome is on a mission to collaborate with nature to increase human health and wellness. Becoming Climate Neutral Certified is part of our triple bottom line approach to conducting business in a way that supports future human and environmental health. Four years ago, as part of our commitment to sustainability, we brought to market the first technology product on Earth to be certified free of toxic and carcinogenic compounds - Declare Compliant. Our aim is to create products that enhance human wellbeing while integrating symbiotically with the natural world.

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