Carbon Neutral Shipping
What Lark & Berry is Doing
The climate crisis is massive, complicated, and overwhelming. So, it’s often hard to know what we can do about our carbon footprint.
We already plant trees per every purchase, but starting today, we’re taking a stand and doing even more.
We’re becoming one of the few e-commerce brands to offset 100% of our carbon emissions from shipping. This achievement is the result of an effort to measure our global footprint in accordance with international certification standards, coupled with efforts to reach carbon neutrality.
For every one of our amazing items that ships, we now balance it with a positive environmental impact thanks to our partner, EcoCart. The full environmental impact of getting your favourite Lark & Berry products to your door is completely neutralised.
This initiative comes at no additional cost to our customers. It simply comes with the satisfaction of knowing that shopping at Lark & Berry means making a positive impact on the planet.
So now you’ll know when a Lark & Berry package arrives at your door, you’ll get something you love and you’ll be proud of the fact that you’re taking a small step towards making a big change in the world.
A Bit More:
What does it mean to offset emissions?
It means that for any carbon emissions released into our atmosphere as a result of shipping items at Lark & Berry, we invest in projects that reduce carbon emissions by the same amount. It’s almost like we’re giving the planet an IOU, then immediately paying it back.
How does it work?
Now, each time someone buys an item at Lark & Berry, we will automatically purchase verified emissions reductions, more commonly known as “offsets” through our friends at EcoCart. These purchases support environmental projects, like wind and solar farms that create clean energy, or protecting trees that would otherwise be cut down so that they can continue to absorb carbon from the air. On top of it, we make sure that these projects are doing some extra good like protecting animals or supporting underserved communities.
Why is this important?
Lark & Berry has always been conscious of our impact and actively worked to lighten our carbon footprint. We believe that if we all work together towards positive change, we can make the world a cleaner, healthier place.
What do you mean carbon neutral?
When we say we’ll be “carbon neutral” (“net zero” is another term you’ll hear), that means that we will eliminate, capture, or otherwise mitigate all of the carbon emissions we create from shipping our products to your door.
Will this come at a cost to me?
No, we’re picking up the tab on this one! It's simply another reason to shop with Lark & Berry.