Bread Alone

Food + Beverage

First Certified


2019 Carbon Footprint


Lifetime Carbon Offset


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

Its carbon footprint of 2,371 metric tonnes of CO2e has been fully offset.

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

Climate Neutral Certified Badge

01 Measure

Bread Alone 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.

138 tCO2e

GHG Scope 2 Ⓘ

265 tCO2e

GHG Scope 3 Ⓘ
GHG Protocol Scope 3

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

1,968 tCO2e

Total Emissions Ⓘ
Total Carbon Emissions

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

2,371 tCO2e

02 Offset

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

2,371 tCO2e

Total 2019 Investment in Carbon Credits


Bread Alone's credits came from:

Icon of a tree
Icon of a dump truck
2019 Emissions Offsets

2,371 tCO2e

Lifetime Emissions Offsets

2,371 tCO2e

03 Reduce

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

  • Bread Alone is committed to 100% renewable energy by no later than 2030.

Sustainability Story

Bread Alone Bakery is a certified organic, values-driven bakery. We’ve been baking with organic grains since our first loaf in 1983, and we continue to do so today. Care for the planet is part of our past. Action against climate change must be in our future. Bread Alone committed to Certified Climate Neutral because the planet is warming at an alarming rate, with terrifying consequences, and we must collectively take faster and more aggressive action. Certified Climate Neutral will give customers the information needed to make the right decision for the planet, and for our collective future.

Learn More