The buzzmove CO2 pledge
Moving home is inevitable. However, the negative impact on the environment from the C02 released isn’t.
Instead of just accepting this, we are leading the way for carbon-neutral removals.
Our pledge to improve the eco-friendliness of an industry that has typically neglected its carbon footprint. We want to build a cleaner and more sustainable future.
Join us on our pledge
Find out how to take part and be featured on this page.
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How we’re doing it
Please get involved
Over a year, our removal companies emit a total of 360 tonnes of CO2 into the air.Guess how many trees you need to offset that?
For every £6 you donate Trees for Life will plant a tree in the buzzmove grove. Already over 100 trees have been donated but there’s still room for much more. Plant your first tree here.
By donating you’ll be featured below as an eco-friendly removal company. You’ll also receive the buzzmove Eco Badge to display on your site.
Companies taking part
Here are the removal companies in order of who has planted the most trees with us. We update this leader board frequently, so check back in to see where we’re at
Green Man and Van
Green Man and Van are certified CarbonNeutral® Company. Biodiesel used where possible to reduce CO2 emissions. Cycle to work and to their customers’ homes for quote visits where possible. Use of electric vans for visiting customers. Eco-friendly boxing packaging. T-shirts uniforms made from 100% organic cotton.
Gold Bear Removals
Gold Bear Removals inspired the tree planting initiative. Personally plant a tree for every £200+ removal. Operate a recycling scheme with local businesses. Biodiesel used whenever possible.
MGR Removals have topped the leader board from committing to donate 3 trees a month for the entire year to Tree’s for life. By the end of 2018 all the trees they donate will offset 6 tonnes of C02. That really is groundbreaking. That’s the equivalent of 27 double decker buses. Talk about setting pace!
Goldline Moves have committed to donating 2 trees a month for the entire year to Tree’s for life. By the end of 2018 all the trees they donate will offset 4 tonnes of C02. That really is groundbreaking. That’s the equivalent of 19 double decker buses! They really have paved the way of how the removals industry can be more eco friendly through neutralising their carbon emissions released through moving.
TLC Movers UK
TLC Movers UK have committed to donating 1 tree a month for the entire year to Tree’s for life. By the end of 2018 all the trees they donate will offset 2 tonnes of C02! Imagine how much that will offset in 10 years! It’s remarkable that TLC is consistently offsetting their emission throughout the year and they’re setting a great example of how the removals industry can be more eco friendly.
Home Trans Removals
Home Trans Removals have committed to donating 1 tree a month for the entire year to Tree’s for life. By the end of the year all the trees they donate will offset 2 tonnes of C02! It’s inspiring that Home Trans Removals is offsetting their emission throughout the year so frequently and they’re setting a fabulous example of how the removals industry can be more eco friendly.
FV Removals have committed to donating 1 tree a month for the entire year to Tree’s for life. 12 trees can absorb as much as 42 kilos of carbon dioxide per year and can sequester 12 tonnes of carbon dioxide by the time they reach 40 years old! They’ve set a phenomenal example of how the removals industry can offset their carbon emissions.
London Removals are dedicated to making a difference that’s why they’re donating 1 tree a month for the entire year to Tree’s for life. In 10 years that will have offset 20 tonnes. They’ve set a tremendous example of how the removals industry can effectively offset their carbon emissions for years to come.
Man with a Van Edinburgh
Man with a Van Edinburgh carries out part loads that minimises the emissions by reducing the number of trips required. Purchased 4 new vehicles since Summer 2016 which are much more ecofriendly because they require less diesel therefore, emit less harmful emissions into the atmosphere. They’ve also donated 10 trees to Treesforlife. That’s nearly 2 tonnes of C02. What a great example they’ve set for the rest of the removal industry.
Hallam Removals and Storage Limited
Hallam Removals and Storage Limited have donated 1 tree to Treesforlife. 1 tree can offset 1 tonne of carbon dioxide by the time it reaches 40 years old (P.S. a 40 year old tree is the equivalent of a new born in human terms) Imagine how many tonnes it would have offsetted in 2118!
Friendly Removals offer comprehensive eco-friendly household waste disposal and recycling services, for full house clearance and single items. Promote recycling best practises during moves.