THE LATEST NEWS, PRESS, AND ANNOUNCEMENTS
FROM ONE TREE PLANTED AND OUR REFORESTATION PARTNERS
Bringing forward decarbonisation plans by more than a decade - AstraZeneca has committed to have zero carbon emissions from operations across the world by 2025 and ensure our entire value chain is carbon negative by 2030, bringing forward decarbonisation plans by more than a decade. Part of this plan is to plant 50 million trees over 5 years with One Tree Planted.
Mastercard and Partners Launch Priceless Planet Coalition to Act on Climate Change - Mastercard announced the launch of the Priceless Planet Coalition, a platform to unite corporate sustainability efforts and make meaningful investments to preserve the environment.
Together with partners who share a commitment to doing well by doing good, the Priceless Planet Coalition is pledging to plant 100 million trees over five years. Tree planting partners include World Resources Institute, Conservation International, and One Tree Planted.
100,000 Trees in the Amazon as Holiday Gift to Staff - In a move that inspired and environmentally conscious companies will hopefully emulate, as a holiday gift to its employees, Warner Music Group is partnering with One Tree Plantedto plant trees in the fire-ravaged Amazon forest.
The world needs trees more than ever. Here’s how to plant some on your travels. - The Washington Post takes a look at the benefits of trees and how travel affects the environment. The article also includes an exclusive interview with our Canopy Director, Diana Chaplin and the One Tree Planted carbon calculator. Find out your carbon footprint today!
These Nonprofits are Tackling Climate Change on the Ground - In the spirit of Giving Tuesday, The Daily Beast highlighted One Tree Planted as a charity tackling climate change through reforestation among other organizations also doing their part through ocean clean up, recycling, green energy, and more.
Bella Hadid Paying to Have 600 Trees Planted to Help Reduce Her Carbon Footprint from Air Travel - The 23-year-old supermodel announced on Instagram that she will donate 600 trees with One Tree Planted to make up for the flights that she’s taken over the past three months and cover her emissions through the end of the year.
How Your Company Can Help Reduce Global Carbon Emissions By Two-Thirds - Our Canopy Director Diana Chaplin, gives insight on how reforestation benefits companies in this article with mindbodygreen.
Heineken Partners With Environmental Nonprofit as Part of Sustainability Commitment - Heineken is partnering with One Tree Planted and Outside Lands Music Festival as part of the company’s commitment to ‘Brewing a Better World’ by promoting environmental sustainability.
Reforestation: Replanting the Philippines’ forests one tree at a time - Matt Hill, Founder and Chief Environmental Evangelist of One Tree Planted discusses new reforestation project in the Philippines and how the new project will focus on restoring habitats for local species such as the Philippine Eagle and the Philippine Tarsier.
Reforestation: 4 Reasons Startup Founders Should Care - Matt Hill, Founder and Chief Environmental Evangelist of One Tree Planted talks about why it is important for businesses to choose a measurable cause to support like reforestation and the benefits of doing so.
One Tree Planted Announces Partnership with the US Forest Service - One Tree Planted is now an official partner of the US Forest Service to plant trees in National Forests in areas where they are needed most. This partnership will help ensure that forests in the United States thrive for long-term ecological and social benefit
Earth Month with One Tree Planted Draws 4,500 Volunteers Outdoors- The month of April saw incredible community participation as 4,500 volunteers attended events in 70 locations around the world to plant trees, support with environmental maintenance, and even conduct trash cleanup.
Volunteers Begin Replanting Tree for Private Landowner Affected by Camp Fire - A group of 30 volunteers began replanting trees in Butte County, California, near Concow for a private land owner whose land was burned in the Camp Fire. The effort included One Tree Planted, the Butte County Conservation Resource District, and Point Blue Conservation Science, along with local volunteers.
Startup Mentality and Nonprofits: A Match Made in Heaven? - Matt Hill, the founder and Chief Environmental Evangelist at One Tree Planted discusses the importance as a non-profit to engage with your audience through marketing, communication, and simplicity in order to create brand loyalty.
Fast-fashion retailer rolls out high-tech recycling bins - H&M has a “smart” new way to encourage shoppers to recycle their unwanted clothing.The fast-fashion retailer has a goal of collecting 5 million lbs of apparel and plant 100,000 trees by the end of 2020, according to the company.
Startup company recycles stone wastes to make stationery - Karst Stone Paper has partnered with One Tree Planted to plant trees for every notebook Karst Stone Paper sells on their website. The company uses stone wastes from construction sites and mining quarries to produce waterproof and tear-resistant stationery.
Last Night, Stationery Line Dear Annabelle Launched With an Upper East Side Cocktail Party - A lovely cocktail party overlooking Central Park was held to celebrate the launch of our business partner's new stationary line Dear Annabelle. All the details were highlighted in Vogue!
ARC Document Solutions Matches Customer Donations for Worldwide Reforestation Efforts - ARC Document Solutions has a new sustainability program, called “Print & Plant,” encourages ARC customers to help plant a new tree with One Tree Planted for every “tree’s worth” of paper used in their office printers.
A Coffee Subscription Like No Other - One Tree Planted's reforestation business partner Craft Coffee Club is launching a unique coffee subscription package. The monthly subscription will not only provide members with world-class single-origin coffee, but also stay committed to high ethical standards by supporting the farming communities from which coffee is sourced.
Women's Empowerment, Zero Waste, UK Brand Mayamiko Does it All - One Tree Planted's reforestation business partner Mayamiko focuses on sustainable, ethical fashion from supply chain all the way through social impact.
Brad Dougherty Heads Back to His Roots to Announce Tree Project - Former All-Star, sports analyst, and co-owner of NASCAR Cup Series team JTG Daugherty Racing, Brad Dougherty plants trees at his former primary school in partnership with Ingles and One Tree Planted to kick off a reforestation effort in communities throughout the southeast this year.
House of Marley Brings Nature and Tech Together to Cut Down on E-Waste - With a focus on sustainability from supply chain all the way through reforestation, House of Marley has an ongoing partnership with One Tree Planted and have planted over 170,000 trees together to date. This announcement is for the release of a new consciously designed audio products.
Connecticut River and Local Streams Healthier Thanks to Newly Planted Trees- The Connecticut River Conservancy, in partnership with One Tree Planted, U.S. Fish & Wildlife, and others have planted over 4,000 trees at 5 sites in New Hampshire and Vermont. Planting trees and shrubs along these rivers and streams will help improve water quality, reduce soil erosion, filter out pollutants, and provide habitat for fish and wildlife.
DHL kicks off their "Plant a Million Trees Initiative" by planting trees in Miami
Ford Motor Company and Zipcar collaborate to plant over 20,000 trees