Convert

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

Convert

Convert

Industry

Software + Tech

First Certified

2019

Current Certification Year

2022

Categories

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Sustainability Story

Sustainability is in our ethos as a Conscious Business. We believe that for-profit businesses should be sustainable by design and be a force for good. Internally, we hire to eliminate bias and self-organize to find solutions. Externally, we don't all

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

01 Measure

Convert 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.

3 tCO2e

GHG Scope 2 ?

48 tCO2e

GHG Scope 3 ?
GHG Protocol Scope 3

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

192 tCO2e

Total Emissions ?
Total Carbon Emissions

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

242 tCO2e

02 Offset

Convert 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 Convert to take responsibility for historical emissions that can’t be reduced.

Total Investment in Carbon Credits

$3,267.00

Convert's credits came from:

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Forestry ?

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Renewable Energy ?

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.

242 tCO2e

03 Reduce

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

Mid Term Targets

Convert 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

Convert 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 generated by the software we use for our business.

How We'll Reduce It

We plan to perform an internal audit of all software used and make decisions based on findings. Our goal is to switch to software providers who use carbon neutral servers where possible.

02

What We’re Reducing

We plan to reduce our employees' emissions associated with working from home.

How We'll Reduce It

We plan to set up a fund that all employees have access to and can use towards reducing their carbon footprint at home, such as switching to LED lighting, switching electricity providers, improving insulation, installing solar panels, etc.

03

What We’re Reducing

How We'll Reduce It

04

What We’re Reducing

How We'll Reduce It

In Progress Reductions

01

15%

What We’re Reducing

Emissions from company retreat

How We'll Reduce It

Design a retreat policy to put GHG at the fore

02

25%

What We’re Reducing

We plan to reduce emissions from the purchase of computers, peripherals, and home office furniture.

How We'll Reduce It

We will incentivize the purchase of refurbished, reconditioned, and second-hand items through our perks program

03

100%

What We’re Reducing

Overall ghg emissions from business travel

How We'll Reduce It

Work with Converters and vendors to reduce initial GhG emissions by making savvyier choices in location, accomodation, mode of transport, and/or item type.

04

100%

What We’re Reducing

SWAG purchased for customers must default to experiences not things.

How We'll Reduce It

SWAG purchased for customers must default to experiences not things.

Completed Reductions

01 Measure

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

02 Offset

Convert 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 Convert to take responsibility for historical emissions that can’t be reduced.

03 Reduce

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