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First Certified 2019

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

2. Offset
Its carbon footprint of 27 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

Gear.com 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.

27

tCO2e
2

Offset

The entire carbon footprint was offset using verified carbon credits.
Carbon Credits for 2019
27
tCO2e
Total 2019 Investment in Carbon Credits
$75.60

Gear.com's credits came from:

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Water

27

tCO2e
2019
Emission Offsets

27

tCO2e
Lifetime Total
Emission Offsets
3

Reduce

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

  • Supporting our partners, such as the Alex Honnold Foundation, in their climate-focused initiatives.

  • Building on the foundation of our direct-ship model to continue eliminating unnecessary shipping, fuel, and carbon from the ecommerce supply chain.

  • Making Gear.com’s work-from-home practices more common, even after quarantine is lifted.

Other Sustainability Notes

We believe in doing our part to better our planet and the lives of future generations, which is why we have committed to become Climate Neutral Certified by measuring and offsetting our 2019 carbon emissions and reducing our carbon footprint moving forward.

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