Everyday Essentials



01 Measure

LifeStraw used 2019 operational data to estimate its carbon footprint for the year.

GHG Scope 1 Ⓘ
GHG Protocol Scope 1

Emissions from energy used in buildings, fleets, and equipment.

2 tCO2e

GHG Scope 2 Ⓘ
GHG Protocol Scope 2

Emissions from electricity.

1 tCO2e

GHG Scope 3 Ⓘ
GHG Protocol Scope 3

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

4,510 tCO2e

Total Emissions Ⓘ
Total Carbon Emissions

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

4,513 tCO2e

02 Offset

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

4,513 tCO2e

Total 2019 Investment in Carbon Credits


LifeStraw's credits came from:

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2019 Emissions Offsets

4,513 tCO2e

Lifetime Emissions Offsets

4,513 tCO2e

03 Reduce

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

Current Year Reduction Actions


What We’re Reducing

We will create a roadmap in 2020, to go 100% plastic free or compostable for all packaging by 2021.

How We'll Reduce It


What We’re Reducing

We will launch our recycling program, including a partnership with How2Recycle, in order to increase customer recycling of our products and packaging.

How We'll Reduce It


What We’re Reducing

How We'll Reduce It


What We’re Reducing

How We'll Reduce It

Prior Year Reduction Actions

Other Sustainability Notes

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