Food + Beverage

First Certified


2019 Carbon Footprint


Lifetime Carbon Offset


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

Its carbon footprint of 13,296 metric tonnes of CO2e has been fully offset.

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

Climate Neutral Certified Badge

01 Measure

Nuun 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.

55 tCO2e

GHG Scope 2 Ⓘ

46 tCO2e

GHG Scope 3 Ⓘ
GHG Protocol Scope 3

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

13,195 tCO2e

Total Emissions Ⓘ
Total Carbon Emissions

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

13,296 tCO2e

02 Offset

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

13,300 tCO2e

Total 2019 Investment in Carbon Credits


Nuun's credits came from:

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2019 Emissions Offsets

13,296 tCO2e

Lifetime Emissions Offsets

13,300 tCO2e

03 Reduce

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

  • Nuun will reduce Scope 1 emissions from vehicle fleet travel.

  • Nuun will conduct a packaging audit and commit to reduce emissions from packaging.

Sustainability Story

Nuun is a hydration company on a mission to empower more movement. As part of our ongoing environmental efforts we launched the Nuun Clean Planet Task Force in 2019. This internal, employee-driven group tracks Nuun’s environmental impact and helps identify opportunities for greater sustainability in all aspects of company function, including assessing and addressing our carbon emissions. Participating in the Climate Neutral certification process underscores our commitment to our Clean Planet brand pillar and Climate Action plan.

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