The Longest Thread

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

The Longest Thread

The Longest Thread

Industry

Fashion + Apparel

First Certified

2020

Current Certification Year

2022

Categories

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Sustainability Story

We operate with honesty, transparency and integrity. We believe this can only be achieved through sourcing ethically and sustainably. We're committed to questioning how things are made, seeking ways we can continuously improve the impact of our production processes, and contribute to building a more positive future for the planet and people our brand touches. We recognize our impact on the environment and have committed to become a certified Climate Neutral company. We've built our products and processes to have reduced carbon emissions and have offset the emissions by supporting environmental programs.

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

01 Measure

The Longest Thread 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 ?

0 tCO2e

GHG Scope 3 ?
GHG Protocol Scope 3

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

84 tCO2e

Total Emissions ?
Total Carbon Emissions

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

84 tCO2e

02 Offset

The Longest Thread 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 The Longest Thread to take responsibility for historical emissions that can’t be reduced.

Total Investment in Carbon Credits

$1,134

The Longest Thread's credits came from:

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Reforestation ?

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Wind ?

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Solar ?

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Improved Forest Management ?

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.

84 tCO2e

03 Reduce

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

Mid Term Targets

The Longest Thread 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

The Longest Thread 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 materials used in our products.

How We'll Reduce It

We will introduce a new collection of towels and blankets using organic fibers.

02

What We’re Reducing

We plan to reduce emissions from purchased electricity used making our products.

How We'll Reduce It

We will introduce a new collection of handwoven towels and blankets.

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 plan to eliminate all plastic packaging and swap out virgin cardboard for recycled materials.

How We'll Reduce It

We will work with companies that provide eco-friendly packaging and shipping supplies.

02

90%

What We’re Reducing

We plan to reduce reliance on air freight in our operations.

How We'll Reduce It

We will stop overnighting orders, and reduce the use of air freight in our supply chain operations.

03

What We’re Reducing

How We'll Reduce It

04

What We’re Reducing

How We'll Reduce It

Completed Reductions

01 Measure

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

02 Offset

The Longest Thread 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 The Longest Thread to take responsibility for historical emissions that can’t be reduced.

03 Reduce

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