Kyrgies

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

Kyrgies

Kyrgies

Industry

Fashion + Apparel

First Certified

2020

Current Certification Year

2022

Categories

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Sustainability Story

Kyrgies is committed to conducting business with minimal impact. Our products are made using sustainable and renewable materials. We use minimal post-consumer packaging. This is part of our ethos of doing business in a way that will make our children proud. We have been members of 1% for the Planet since our inception in 2017 and have been Climate Neutral Certified since the Spring of 2021.

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

01 Measure

Kyrgies 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.

0 tCO2e

GHG Scope 2 ?

1 tCO2e

GHG Scope 3 ?
GHG Protocol Scope 3

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

1,114 tCO2e

Total Emissions ?
Total Carbon Emissions

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

1,115 tCO2e

02 Offset

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

Total Investment in Carbon Credits

$15,053

Kyrgies's credits came from:

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Reforestation ?

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Wind ?

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Solar ?

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Improved Forest Management ?

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.

1,115 tCO2e

03 Reduce

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

Mid Term Targets

Kyrgies 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

Kyrgies 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 from electricity used in our warehouse.

How We'll Reduce It

We are moving to a facility that will be more efficient to heat because we will be heating a smaller portion of our space.

02

What We’re Reducing

We plan to reduce emissions from employee commuting.

How We'll Reduce It

We are moving our facility to a location that is closer for our employees to commute to. And we will encourage them to carpool.

03

What We’re Reducing

How We'll Reduce It

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What We’re Reducing

How We'll Reduce It

In Progress Reductions

01

75%

What We’re Reducing

We plan to reduce emissions from employee travel to trade shows and conferences.

How We'll Reduce It

We will prioritize the attendance of virtual events over live ones.

02

100%

What We’re Reducing

Emissions for employee commuting.

How We'll Reduce It

We will allow all employees to work from home whenever possible.

03

What We’re Reducing

How We'll Reduce It

04

What We’re Reducing

How We'll Reduce It

Completed Reductions

01 Measure

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

02 Offset

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

03 Reduce

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