Nonprofits are polluters too.
Nonprofits like Street Lab need to lead the fight against climate change. The first step: admit you have a problem. Here’s the carbon footprint of our NYC programs in a nutshell.
- Studio, office, and storage 45% 45%
- Trucking 30% 30%
- Staff transportation 20% 20%
- Materials and supplies 5% 5%
Here’s our plan:
We’ve started to document the carbon output of our organization, everything from truck miles, to server use, to local transit.
Carbon offsets don’t mean “we’re done.” Rather, “we’re working on it.” Our goal is to get more efficient and offset less each year.