by Stacy Kauk, Head of Sustainability at Shopify
We advocate that companies should invest first in decarbonising their operations, at least scope 1 and 2 carbon, and then help their supply chain to reduce their (scope 3) carbon. Carbon credits/offsets should only be purchased for proven, hard to abate carbon. Anything spent on credits before this risks brand damage for not being truly committed to net zero.
Here's how we help our corporate clients to accelerate to net zero with our strategic ‘accelerate’ approach: https://tinyurl.com/Strategic-Net-Zero-Approach