Simpleswitch.org

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

Simpleswitch.org

Simpleswitch.org

Industry

Everyday Essentials

First Certified

2019

Current Certification Year

2022

Categories

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Sustainability Story

I grew up with the natural world as my playground, with a grandmother who pulled over to pick up litter, and a mom who recycled before it was cool. I have had the opportunity to travel from a young age and was exposed to the impacts of systems of poverty

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

01 Measure

Simpleswitch.org 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.

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GHG Scope 2 ?

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GHG Scope 3 ?
GHG Protocol Scope 3

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

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Total Emissions ?
Total Carbon Emissions

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

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02 Offset

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

Total Investment in Carbon Credits

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Simpleswitch.org's credits came from:

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Forestry ?

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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.

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03 Reduce

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

Mid Term Targets

Simpleswitch.org 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

Simpleswitch.org 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 local shipping in or near Denver, Colorado.

How We'll Reduce It

We will be offering a local pickup option for our best selling products to any customers near our headquarters in Denver, Colorado.

02

What We’re Reducing

We plan to reduce waste and petroleum products from our product offering & upstream manufacturing.

How We'll Reduce It

We will give resources to our suppliers to source better packaging materials and incentivize them to switch to more sustainable manufacturing, in order to create less waste both during manufacturing and at the product's end of life.

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

We will reduce emissions at our home office facility.

How We'll Reduce It

We will begin a consistent and thorough compost + recycling program in our work facilities, and pursue the possibility of installing solar panels.

02

100%

What We’re Reducing

We plan to reduce emissions from upstream manufacturing.

How We'll Reduce It

We will provide resources for our suppliers to use better environmental practices in their manufacturing, and incentivize them to take these actions, so that the products we sell all inherently carry a smaller carbon footprint.

03

What We’re Reducing

Plastic packaging, overall packaging

How We'll Reduce It

Provide resources for new packaging practices and partners to our 40+ impact partner brands

04

What We’re Reducing

Overall corporate waste

How We'll Reduce It

Track & Reduce Waste made in-house through packaging or other means

Completed Reductions

01 Measure

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

02 Offset

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

03 Reduce

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