Case Study

Left Coast Naturals achieves 12% reduction in emissions while growing their business

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The Big Picture

Climate Smart Service
Climate Smart Certification, 2010 — Present
Industry
Manufacturing (Food, Textiles, Leather)
Location
Burnaby, BC, Canada
Actions Implemented
  • Incentives for lower emission modes of travel
  • Switching to rail & marine shipments 
  • Combining orders of inbound shipments
  • Customer education 
  • Programmable thermostats and LED lighting 
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Impacts Achieved

40% 

reduction in emissions intensity

25% 

reduction in shipping related emissions

12% 

overall reduction from baseline


*Since 2010
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There is massive value to our business through having the Climate Smart Team assist us, first with measuring our carbon footprint, then with guidelines on how to create practical strategies to reduce our footprint and continuously improve year over year. Climate Smart is an essential partner for us to navigate through our sustainability journey.
Ian Walker President