Blue Clover Devices

This company is a Climate Neutral Supporting Brand. They have provided a charitable donation to support Climate Neutral's work. (This donation does not change the requirements of their verification).

Brand

Blue Clover Devices

Blue Clover Devices

Industry

Software + Tech

First Certified

2020

Current Certification Year

2022

Categories

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Sustainability Story

We are on a mission to eliminate e-waste from landfills globally by 2050. We believe that making better devices will help the electronics industry achieve this goal. We help our clients make products that are more durable, repairable, and recyclable and we apply these same principles to the testing devices we make and sell under our own brand: Blue Clover. Better devices. Better planet.

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What is Climate Neutrality

A state in which human activities result in no net effect on the climate system. Requires balancing of residual greenhouse gas emissions with reductions or removals. All Climate Neutral Certified brands must meet climate neutrality standards for measuring, offsetting, and reducing greenhouse gas emissions from making and delivering products and services.

This certification covers business activities and operations for the following brands :

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Blue Clover Devices achieved Climate Neutral Certification as part of 's certification process. 's measurement, offsetting and reduction plans fully account for Blue Clover Devices's 2021 emissions

01 Measure

Blue Clover Devices measured Scope 1, 2 and 3 cradle-to-customer emissions following categories and approaches established in the Climate Neutral standards.

GHG Scope 1 ?
GHG Protocol Scope 1

Emissions from energy used in buildings, fleets, and equipment.

1 tCO2e

GHG Scope 2 ?

42 tCO2e

GHG Scope 3 ?
GHG Protocol Scope 3

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

330 tCO2e

Total Emissions ?
Total Carbon Emissions

The sum of Scope 1, 2, and 3 emissions.

374 tCO2e

02 Offset

Blue Clover Devices invested in projects outside of their value chain to compensate for all of their measured carbon emissions. This step supports their climate neutrality designation, and enables Blue Clover Devices to take responsibility for historical emissions that can’t be reduced.

Total Investment in Carbon Credits

$5,049

Blue Clover Devices's credits came from:

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Reforestation ?

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Wind ?

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Solar ?

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Improved Forest Management ?

Emissions Offset ?
Offset equivalency

For reference, reducing a footprint by 1000 tonnes is roughly equal to removing 230 passenger vehicles from the road for a year.

374 tCO2e

03 Reduce

Blue Clover Devices has set targets and identified actions to reduce their emissions from operations and their supply chain. These actions will enable Blue Clover Devices to emit fewer emissions in the future.

Mid Term Targets

Blue Clover Devices has committed to reducing emissions by .

This target is aligned with global trajectories to limit climate warming to 1.5 degrees Celsius.

Mid Term Targets

This target is aligned with global trajectories to limit climate warming to 1.5 degrees Celsius.

Reduction Actions

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

Current Year Reduction Actions

01

What We’re Reducing

We plan to reduce emissions related to packaging.

How We'll Reduce It

We plan to redesign our PLT carton packaging to lower its weight by at least 40%.

02

What We’re Reducing

We plant to reduce emissions associated with client visits and other local travel.

How We'll Reduce It

We will only use Uber Green, sustainable rides in electric or hybrid vehicles for client visits and other local travel.

03

What We’re Reducing

How We'll Reduce It

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What We’re Reducing

How We'll Reduce It

In Progress Reductions

01

30%

What We’re Reducing

We plan to incorporate recycled aluminum into the build of our Production Line Tool, the flagship product of our company. Currently, our product has a steel enclosure which is heavier and harder to recycle than aluminum.

How We'll Reduce It

We will find a source of recycled aluminum near our Shenzhen facility who we can reliably source from and share this info with other companies we know who want to use recycled aluminum in their products.

02

100%

What We’re Reducing

Blue Clover Devices plans to purchase 100% renewable energy for our office.

How We'll Reduce It

Blue Clover Devices plans to upgrade our current electricity program from Green (43% renewable energy) to SuperGreen (100% renewable energy) at CleanPowerSF.

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What We’re Reducing

How We'll Reduce It

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What We’re Reducing

How We'll Reduce It

Completed Reductions

01 Measure

Blue Clover Devices measured Scope 1, 2 and 3 cradle-to-customer emissions following categories and approaches established in the Climate Neutral standards.

02 Offset

Blue Clover Devices invested in projects outside of their value chain to compensate for all of their measured carbon emissions. This step supports their climate neutrality designation, and enables Blue Clover Devices to take responsibility for historical emissions that can’t be reduced.

03 Reduce

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