Scout Books

Brand

Scout Books

Scout Books

Industry

Everyday Essentials

First Certified

2020

01 Measure

Scout Books used 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.

71 tCO2e

GHG Scope 2 Ⓘ
GHG Protocol Scope 2

Emissions from electricity.

44 tCO2e

GHG Scope 3 Ⓘ
GHG Protocol Scope 3

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

43 tCO2e

Total Emissions Ⓘ
Total Carbon Emissions

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

159 tCO2e

02 Offset

The entire carbon footprint was offset using verified carbon credits.

Carbon Credits

159 tCO2e

Total Investment in Carbon Credits

$763.20

Scout Books's credits came from:

No items found.

Emissions Offset

159 tCO2e

03 Reduce

Scout Books 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

Buy clean energy

How We'll Reduce It

We will enroll all our electricity accounts for our three commercial buildings in the Green Future Renewable Energy Programs available through our local power company, Portland General Electric. We have signed an agreement to purchase.

02

What We’re Reducing

We plan to continue to offer work-from-home options for all positions that can be done remotely.

How We'll Reduce It

We plan to reduce commuting needs for our staff by offering a 4 day work week for production roles, and continuing to offer work-from-home options for roles that can be done remotely. We will encourage remote networking and conference options for staff.

03

What We’re Reducing

We will reduce business air travel.

How We'll Reduce It

We will limit air travel to only essential trips. We will make sure to fly economy and pack light when traveling by plane. We will utilize remote training, and virtual conferences whenever possible. We'll prioritize business trips in our region.

04

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How We'll Reduce It

Prior Year Reduction Actions

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