An increase of CO2 in the atmosphere is causing the warming of the planet and is the main cause of climate change.

In order to reduce the rise of the planet’s temperature, scientists emphasise the need to reduce our ecological footprint. 

Find out about how your personal choices influence your carbon footprint in our HENKEL FOOTPRINT CALCULATOR.

Did you know?

Some facts about the climate


Fact #1

The reduction in pollution during the corona crisis lockdown showed how quickly the environment can recover. And the EU registered a -58% reduction in daily carbon emissions.


Fact #2

Cycling has instant benefits: You get a fresh air workout and reduce gas emissions - so at the end of a working day, why not give the car a miss and get on your bike!

Smart Tips


Give your salon shades

Everyone looks cooler in sunglasses – even your salon – so tint your windows to help block UV rays and keep your salon cooler, which means less air conditioning.


A one-person protest sparked a worldwide climate revolution!

Greta Thunberg is a young climate activist, who started the ‘School Strike for Climate’ protests in Sweden. Promoting #fridaysforfuture with students from across the globe to demand politicians, and corporations to take action on climate change.* No One Is Too Small to Make a Difference!