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First Certified 2019

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

2. Offset
Its carbon footprint of 33 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
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Measure

Heckin' Unicorn 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.

33

tCO2e
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Offset

The entire carbon footprint was offset using verified carbon credits.
Carbon Credits for 2019
33
tCO2e
Total 2019 Investment in Carbon Credits
$115.50

Heckin' Unicorn's credits came from:

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Renewables
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Forests
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Water

33

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2019
Emission Offsets

33

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Lifetime Total
Emission Offsets
3

Reduce

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

  • Encourage suppliers to adopt energy efficient measures in their production processes.

  • Practice good sustainable sourcing by preventing over-stocking of inventory.

Other Sustainability Notes

"We’re excited to begin a new journey of climate action by committing to being climate neutral. This is important to us, because it means that our customers can buy our products and not only be proud of their LGBTQ+ identity, but also be proud that there will be net zero carbon footprint on their purchase. We believe that it’s the responsibility of businesses to pay back any environmental costs their profits are derived from. As a small brand, there might be a limit to how much our efforts can impact the environment, but we believe that in order to build a better future, we all need to do it together, and we all have to act now. "

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