Modern Adventure

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

Modern Adventure

Modern Adventure

Industry

Travel + Transportation

First Certified

2019

Current Certification Year

2022

Categories

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Sustainability Story

As a B Corp, we look at every aspect of what we do and what effect it has on the planet. As a founding member of the Adventure Travel Conservation Fund, we work with local operators to pay fair local wages and audit the environmental practices of the com

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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.

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

01 Measure

Modern Adventure 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.

5 tCO2e

GHG Scope 2 ?

0 tCO2e

GHG Scope 3 ?
GHG Protocol Scope 3

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

56 tCO2e

Total Emissions ?
Total Carbon Emissions

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

61 tCO2e

02 Offset

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

Total Investment in Carbon Credits

$0.00

Modern Adventure's credits came from:

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Forestry ?

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Renewable Energy ?

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.

61 tCO2e

03 Reduce

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

Mid Term Targets

Modern Adventure 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

Modern Adventure 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 employee commuting.

How We'll Reduce It

We plan to move to a 3/2 work week: 3 days in office, 2 days remote; reducing in-person meetings for remote workforce living in other states.

02

What We’re Reducing

We plan to reduce emissions from employee travel.

How We'll Reduce It

We plan to reduce air travel by moving to all-virtual board meetings.

03

What We’re Reducing

How We'll Reduce It

04

What We’re Reducing

How We'll Reduce It

In Progress Reductions

01

100%

What We’re Reducing

Emissions from employee commutes

How We'll Reduce It

Moving to a 3/2 work week: 3 days in office, 2 days remote.

02

90%

What We’re Reducing

Emissions from employee commutes

How We'll Reduce It

Increase use of bike commuting and public transport.

03

80%

What We’re Reducing

Overall emissions from business travel

How We'll Reduce It

Use video conferencing instead of in-person meetings

04

70%

What We’re Reducing

Products shipped via international air freight

How We'll Reduce It

Refocus product strategy to focus on domestic versus internation long haul.

Completed Reductions

01 Measure

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

02 Offset

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

03 Reduce

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