Calgary, AB 04/22/2020 – Rocky Mountain Dog is proud to announce it has joined Climate Neutral Certified, an independent certification program that verifies a company has achieved net-zero carbon emissions for the entirety of a company’s carbon footprint.
This is very special announcing this on Earth Day's 50th anniversary. We are proud to be part of Climate Neutral and are committed to taking action to reduce our carbon footprint leading the transition to a low-carbon economy by choosing to pay for our carbon pollution.
What does this mean for you? As a customer or someone who follows our brand, you know we take responsibility for our carbon emissions by:
- measuring our carbon footprint
- offset the carbon we've emitted
- reduce our carbon where they can
And we hope you consider this in your purchasing decision when you are researching your next product for your dog and buy from a company that is committed to climate change.
The Climate Neutral Certified label empowers customers to choose brands that do the right thing.
Climate Neutral, a non-profit organization, provides the Climate Neutral Certified label for companies that meet its rigorous standards. The organization is creating the trusted consumer standard for corporate climate action.
Climate Neutral is on a mission to accelerate the transition to a low-carbon world by recruiting companies to publicly measure, offset, and reduce their carbon emissions, driving critical investment into climate solutions.
Climate Neutral provides the Climate Neutral Certified label to communicate to customers and stakeholders that a brand is committed to a set of immediate and long-term actions to halt climate change.
“Given the urgency of the climate problem, it is critical for businesses to take responsibility for the carbon pollution generated from making and delivering their products and services,” said Climate Neutral Executive Director, Austin Whitman.
“We’re thrilled to have Rocky Mountain Dog join the growing set of companies that have committed to this journey. Our brands are going to lead their industry peers into a new era of social responsibility.”
“For Rocky Mountain Dog, the decision to join this movement was an easy decision. At RMD our mission statement is to inspire others to explore the mountains making memories along the way with their dog. Dogs and our environment are integral to our brand so joining Climate Neutral was a no brainer to do our part to help fight climate change."
"We only have one Banff, Jasper, Glacier or Yoho National Park and all the other green spaces out there are just as precious. We want to do our part to ensure their beauty today will be there for generations to come,” said RMD Owner, Rob Johnson.
ABOUT ROCKY MOUNTAIN DOG
Rocky Mountain Dog is a lifestyle brand that sells adventure gear to dogs. Our mission is to inspire others to explore the mountains making memories along the way with their dog. Products include harnesses, leashes, collars and much more adventure gear to make your moments memorable when you are outside with your dog. To see a full list of products visit rockymountaindog.ca and learn more about our brand or visit our commitment to climate change.
ABOUT CLIMATE NEUTRAL
Climate Neutral is an independent non-profit organization creating the new trusted consumer standard for corporate climate action. The Climate Neutral Certified label empowers consumers to consciously support companies that measure their entire carbon footprint, offset it in its entirety, and implement strategies to reduce it moving forward. Climate Neutral’s standardized process makes it easier for companies to estimate their greenhouse gas footprint, identify credible carbon offsets, and prioritize measures to reduce their emissions. To see the full list of certified companies and their impact, visit climateneutral.org/certified-brands. To learn more about Climate Neutral, visit climateneutral.org.