Carbon Offsetting with KOcycle and One Tree Planted
Turning Technology Into Trees 🌳
One Tree Planted is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit on a mission to make it simple for anyone to help the environment by planting trees.
Their projects span the globe and are done in partnership with local communities and knowledgeable experts to create an impact for nature, people, and wildlife.
Reforestation helps to rebuild forests after fires and floods, provide jobs for social impact, and restore biodiversity. Many projects have overlapping objectives, creating a combination of benefits that contribute to the UN's Sustainable Development Goals.
We are aiming to plant 15,000 trees supporting landscape restoration during 2020. For every project, KOcycle works on we plant trees around the world.
“Working with One Tree Planted is a great fit for KOcycle,” said KOcycle founder Oliver Mason
“Sustainability is at the core of our business model, and while we make a tremendous impact upcycling e-waste, it’s great to have another way to give back and help the environment.”
The objectives of this partnership include:
- Supporting global reforestation efforts
- Raising awareness about the importance of ecosystem restoration
- Planting trees s also provide tremendous social impacts by providing jobs to over 1.6 billion people, empowering women in underdeveloped nations, and supporting communities devastated by environmental damage.
“We’re excited for the opportunity to work with KOcycle on such an impactful project,” said OneTreePlanted founder and Chief Environmental Evangelist, Matt Hill.
“We admire the company’s commitment to planting a tree for every service sold".