Hitch
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Everyday Essentials

First Certified

2019

2019 Carbon Footprint

219

Lifetime Carbon Footprint

219

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

Offset
Its carbon footprint of 219 metric tonnes of CO2e has been fully offset.

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

Climate Neutral Certified Badge

01 Measure

Hitch 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.

tCO2e

GHG Scope 2 Ⓘ

tCO2e

GHG Scope 3 Ⓘ
GHG Protocol Scope 3

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

tCO2e

Total Emissions Ⓘ
Total Carbon Emissions

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

219 tCO2e

02 Offset

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

219 tCO2e

Total 2019 Investment in Carbon Credits

$766.50

Hitch's credits came from:

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Renewables
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Forests
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Water
2019 Emissions Offsets

219 tCO2e

Lifetime Emissions Offsets

219 tCO2e

03 Reduce

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

  • Optimize freight routes from factory to consumer to reduce emissions.

  • Purchase renewable energy for company operations to reduce emissions.

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