The Good Pencil Company


Everyday Essentials



01 Measure

The Good Pencil Company 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.


GHG Scope 2 Ⓘ
GHG Protocol Scope 2

Emissions from electricity.


GHG Scope 3 Ⓘ
GHG Protocol Scope 3

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


Total Emissions Ⓘ
Total Carbon Emissions

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

10 tCO2e

02 Offset

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

10 tCO2e

Total 2019 Investment in Carbon Credits


The Good Pencil Company's credits came from:

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2019 Emissions Offsets

10 tCO2e

Lifetime Emissions Offsets

18 tCO2e

03 Reduce

The Good Pencil Company 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 are committed to reduce waste and single use materials. This was one of our first goals as a company which continues today. We continue to look into all aspects of our business to reduce and make a positive impact. This year we will pilot reusable shipping packs cutting our single use waste.

How We'll Reduce It


What We’re Reducing

We are increasing public facing events and this year we plan to update our events equipment to include solar and battery power continuing our commitment to clean and sustainable power.

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

At The Good Pencil Company we believe that we have a commitment to our customers and the environment. We believe that one cannot be without the other and we believe that our business can be a platform to educate on the things that matter. This is why we create our pencils with purpose. We chose to become Climate Neutral to add additional purpose to our product and our company.

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