Discover your personal footprint!

Take a few minutes to learn about how your personal choices influence your carbon footprint.

The calculator was developed by Henkel and the Wuppertal Institute (Germany). By using this calculator, you make a contribution to scientific research into sustainable lifestyles.

The data you provide will be kept anonymous.

Enjoy discovering your footprint!

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My annual footprint is  tons of CO2

One ton of CO2 corresponds to:

This corresponds to:

Driving miles with a car

the world

The CO2 stored in trees for one year

xsoccer fields
covered with trees

For comparison:

< 2.0 t CO2
5.0 t CO2
t CO2
t CO2
GLOBAL Ø: 5.0 t CO2
UK Ø: t CO2

Thank you for participating!

By completing this footprint calculator you have supported the scientific research on sustainable lifestyles. The data you provided will remain anonymous during the evaluation.

Please check your input – is it really that high?


Service Provider:

Henkel AG & Co. KGaA
represented by its personally liable partner:
Henkel Management AG, represented by the Management Board:
Carsten Knobel (Chairman), Marco Swoboda, Sylvie Nicol, Jan-Dirk Auris, Jens-Martin Schwärzler, Bruno Piacenza
Chairwoman of the Supervisory Board: Dr. Simone Bagel-Trah

Registered Office:

Henkelstrasse 67
40589 Düsseldorf, Germany

Postal Address:

40191 Düsseldorf, Germany
Phone: 0049-211-797-0

Commercial Register:

Registergericht Düsseldorf: HRB 4724


DE 11 94 29 301

E-Mail contact:

Terms of Use

Due to ongoing technical innovations and changes in the law the following Terms of Use may need to be changed and/or amended by Henkel Limited (“ Henkel UK ”, “ we ” or “ us ”) from time to time. We therefore ask the user to review these terms of use before each visit to this website and to take into account any changes and/or amendments. Any changes will take effect upon posting to this Website.


The use of this website (this “ Website ”) is subject to the following general terms of use (the “ General Terms ”). By accessing and using this w Website, you accept without restriction or reservation to be bound by the General Terms, as may be amended from time to time and without notice.

This Website is operated on behalf of the Henkel Corporation by Henkel Limited, a company registered in England and Wales under No 00215496 and whose registered office is at Wood Lane End, Hemel Hempstead, Herts HP2 4RQ, United Kingdom.
Henkel UK can be contacted on 0044 (0) 1442 27 8000 (Switchboard), by fax on 0044 (0) 1442 278071 or by email. Our VAT number is GB 4109 724 68.

Intended Geographic Scope

This Website and its contents is controlled and operated from the United Kingdom and is only intended to be accessed by UK residents. If you choose to access this Website from outside the United Kingdom, you do so at your own risk and we make no representation that the content and operation of this Website will comply with local laws or that any content can be lawfully viewed or downloaded outside of the United Kingdom


General Terms of Use of this Website


All of the content shown or displayed on this Website and its structure, including, but not limited to, the text, logos, graphics, illustrations, photographic images (except Henkel UK press images, as to which see below), moving images, illustrations, designs, software and written or other material (the “ Content ”) including the program and code that operates this Website is protected by copyright, or other proprietary rights owned by or licensed to Henkel UK, unless specified otherwise.

You must obtain the prior written consent of Henkel UK before you download, print, copy, adapt, store, process (by electronic means or otherwise), distribute, exploit, disseminate, transmit or show in public any of the Content or any part of this Website or before you carry out any other act restricted by copyright, unless you do so exclusively for your personal use and not for any commercial gain (and you may only print one copy of the Content for your own use, including any documents downloaded via this Website). In all cases Henkel UK must be acknowledged as the source of the Content.

Henkel press images may be used for editorial purposes only. Henkel press images that are reproduced and/or electronically modified for editorial purposes must bear the copyright notice "© [Year] Henkel Limited. All rights reserved". Reprinting is free of charge but we do request a copy for our files.

Trade marks

The name Henkel, the Henkel Oval logo and slogan “Henkel – Excellence is our Passion” and all product names and/or product get-ups seen on this Website are trade marks (registered or unregistered) of Henkel AG & Co. KGaA , its subsidiaries, affiliates or licensors. Any unauthorised use of these trade marks or other logos on this Website is expressly prohibited and may constitute a violation of the intellectual property rights or other rights of Henkel AG & Co. KGaA and/or Henkel UK. You are not permitted to download, copy, modify or use the trademarks without our prior written consent or the consent of such third party who may own the trade marks.

Intellectual Property Rights

Henkel UK is the owner or licensee of all intellectual property rights in this Website and the material published on it and all rights in such materials (including copyright) are reserved. The design and layout of this Website are protected by copyright, database right, design rights and other similar laws and may not be copied or imitated in whole or in part.

We and our suppliers own the intellectual property rights in the software that runs this Website. Save to the extent expressly permitted by applicable laws, you must not copy, modify, download, distribute, decipher, de-compile, interfere with or attempt to interfere with that software without our prior written consent.

Linking to this Website

You may only link to this Website with our prior written consent, in a way which does not damage our reputation and in compliance with any directions we may give in relation to linking to this Website. In particular, you may only link from a website which is owned by you and may only link to the homepage of this Website.

We may direct you at any time to remove from your website and links to this Website, our trademarks or logos and may take any action we deem appropriate against you. You shall indemnify us and our group companies for any loss or damage we suffer as a result of linking to this Website (this means you will be responsible for such loss or damage).

Misuse of this Website

You must not knowingly introduce any computer virus, other malicious code or harmful components to this Website and must not attempt to gain unauthorized access to this Website. Your must not attack this Website via a denial-of-service attack or distributed-denial-of-service attach. Breach of this section would result in a criminal offence under the Computer Misuse Act 1990. We will report any such breach to law enforcement authorities and co-operate with those authorities by providing your identity to them. In such circumstances, your right to use this Website shall cease immediately and you shall indemnify us for any such breach, which means you will be responsible for any loss or damage we suffer.

Business Use

If you are accessing this Website on behalf of a corporate or unincorporated entity, you represent that you are authorised to accept these General Terms on behalf of such entity.

If you are accessing this Website in the course of a business, the express provisions of these General Terms are in place of all warranties, conditions, terms and other obligations implied by statute, common law, custom, trade usage, course of dealing or otherwise, all of which are excluded to the fullest extent permitted by law.

Disclaimer for Third Party Websites

The pages of this Website contain links (i.e. " hyperlinks ") to other websites that are operated by third parties and whose contents are not known to Henkel UK. Henkel UK merely facilitates access to such websites and assumes no responsibility whatsoever for their contents. Our links to third party websites are merely intended to make navigating easier for you. Statements shown on these linked pages do not belong to us and we explicitly dissociate ourselves from any and all contents of any and all third party pages linked on the pages of this Website.

The owners of those websites are solely responsible for the content of these pages as well as for any sale of the products offered thereon and for the handling of any orders relating to the same. Please refer to the website terms of use on the relevant third party website for details of the terms that apply to your use of those websites.

Henkel UK does not assume any liability for any infringement of any copyrights, trademarks or other intellectual property or personality rights or breaches of statutory provisions that occurs on a website accessed by a hyperlink. Furthermore, Henkel UK is not liable for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of the third party websites.

This disclaimer is valid for all links displayed on this Website and for any contents of websites to which the user is directed via such links.


The information available on this Website has been put together with all reasonable care and attention. However, to the fullest extent permitted by law, no warranties, conditions, promises and /or representations of any kind or other terms, express or implied, are given as to the nature, standard, suitability, availability, quality or reliability or otherwise of the any services offered on this Website or as to the accuracy, quality, reliability and completeness of the information contained on this Website which is provided "as is". The information given on this Website or in any communication which we might send you in accordance with our Privacy Policy is indicative only and is not intended to be representations on which you should rely.

Although Henkel UK has made reasonable efforts to prevent problems of this kind, it is not technically possible to guarantee that this Website will be bug-free and error-free nor is it possible for us to guarantee that this Website will not be down on occasions due to essential maintenance or technical difficulties. Henkel UK therefore does not warrant that this Website will be error-free or that it will be available on a timely basis or be uninterrupted and will not be liable if this Website is unavailable for any reason. Access is permitted on a temporary basis and we may suspend, withdraw, discontinue or change all or any part of this Website without notice.

Henkel UK makes every effort to keep this Website free from viruses. However, we strongly recommend that adequate protection be taken against viruses (e.g. using virus scanners) before downloading documents and data. To the extent permitted by law, Henkel UK does not accept any responsibility for any loss, disruption or damage to your data or your computer system which may occur whilst using material derived from this Website.

Henkel UK shall not be liable for any loss or damage of whatever nature (direct, indirect, consequential or other) which may arise as a result, directly or indirectly, from the use of any of the information, services, links or material contained on this Website or from an inability to use this Website, howsoever caused. In particular, Henkel UK shall not be liable for any financial loss, loss of profit, revenue or business, business interruption, loss of anticipated savings, loss of business opportunity, goodwill or reputation. These exclusions of liability apply only to the extent permitted by law and shall not apply to liability for death or personal injury caused by negligence, fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation.

Forecasts and declarations of intent (“forward looking statements”)

Forward-looking statements on this Website are made to the best of our knowledge and belief. However, the results actually achieved by Henkel UK may differ from the results predicted in these forward-looking statements, because such results depend on a whole range of factors of a competitive and macroeconomic nature that are in some cases beyond the control of Henkel UK. Without prejudice to any legal obligations to amend forward-looking statements, Henkel has no intention of constantly updating all forward-looking statements contained in this Website.

Henkel Products

The products shown on this Website are examples of the products available from companies of the Henkel Group worldwide. Henkel UK does not warrant that all products shown are available in the United Kingdom.


These General Terms are governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of England and Wales and the English courts will have non-exclusive jurisdiction over any dispute arising out of these General Terms or the use of this Website.

Should any provision of these General Terms be or become invalid, this shall not affect the validity of the remaining provisions. No waiver of any of these General Terms shall be valid unless provided in writing by us.

A person who is not a party to these General Terms may not enforce any of them under the Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Act 1999.

Contact Us

For general enquiries relating to this Website, please contact us using the Contact Form on this Website.

Data Protection Statement

1. General

Henkel AG & Co. KGaA, hereinafter referred to as Henkel, respects the privacy of each person who visits our website. Now we would like to inform you of the type of data collected by Henkel and how they are used. You will also learn how you can exercise your data subjects rights.

Any changes to this Data Protection Statement will be published on this page. This enables you to inform yourself at any time about which data we are collecting and how we use such data.

This Data Protection Statement does not apply to websites accessible via hyperlinks on Henkel websites.

2. Collection, use and processing of personal data

Name of the responsible entity: Henkel AG & Co. KGaA

Address of the responsible entity: Henkelstrasse 67, 40589 Duesseldorf, Germany

Henkel uses personal data primarily to provide this website to the users. Any further processing of the data only occurs on the basis of other statutory duties or permissions or if the respective user has consented towards Henkel. Henkel stores and processes data specifically for the following purposes:

When users visit the website, Henkel automatically collects and stores certain data. This includes: the IP address or device ID allocated to the respective end-device which we need for transmitting requested content (e.g. especially content, texts, and images as well as data files provided for downloading, etc.), the activity of users in the context of the website, the type of respective end-device, the used type of browser as well as the date and time of use.

Henkel stores this information for a maximum of 7 days for the purpose of recognizing and pursuing misuse.

Henkel uses this information also for improvements to the service’s presentation, features and functionalities as well as general administration tasks.

Aside from this, Henkel deletes or anonymizes the data on use, including the IP addresses, without undue delay as soon as they are no longer needed for the above mentioned purposes.

The processing and use of the data is based on statutory provisions which justify those operations on the grounds that (1) the processing is necessary for the provision of the website; or (2) Henkel has an overriding legitimate interest in ensuring and enhancing the functionality and error-free operation of the website and that it is tailored to the users needs.

4. Web Tracking

This website collects and stores data for marketing and optimization purposes by using a technology of Webtrekk. This data is stored in and further processed on basis of anonymous or pseudonymous user profiles (depending on the respective technology and service engaged). These user profiles are stored in Cookies or other similar technologies as set out above. In addition to the data collected when accessing the website (as set forth above) this may also include information pertaining to the website you are using to visit us, the websites that you visit while you are with us and, if applicable, any search terms you have been using to find our website.

Without an explicit consent by our users the data collected with the Webtrekk technologies is not used to identify a visitor personally and is not combined with any other personal data about the respective user.

As far as this data must be considered personal data, the processing is based on statutory provisions which justify this on the ground that (1) Henkel has a legitimate interest that the website is tailored to the user’s needs; or (2) the data is used in pseudonymous form for the purpose of marketing and optimization purposes and the user has not objected to this use.

Objection to data collection

a) You can object the data collection and storage by clicking on the below link: I object data storage

To exclude the Webtrekk web controlling on this website an opt-out cookie is set. The cookie is set for the named domain, per browser and computer. Therefore, if you visit our website at home and work or with different browsers, you need to refuse data storage with every device or browser.

b) Alternatively you can object and prevent the storage of cookies with a corresponding setting in your browser software; however, we wish to point out that you may not be able to completely use all functions of this website.

Please find further information about the web tracking in the Data Protection policy of our provider: Webtrekk Data Protection Policy.

5. Your Data Subject Rights / Data Protection Officer

At any time, you may assert the right to access your data. Additionally, provided that the respective requirements are met, you may assert the following rights:

  • Right to rectification
  • Right to erasure
  • Right to restriction of processing
  • Right to lodge a complaint with the respectively competent data protection supervisory authority
  • Right to data portability (as of May 25th 2018)

Right to object

In case of processing activities involving your personal data that are carried out on basis of a legitimate interest of Henkel, you have the right to object against such processing of your personal data at any time for reasons resulting from your specific situation. Henkel will stop that processing unless Henkel can prove important reasons for the processing which deserve protection which outweigh your interests, rights and freedoms or if the processing serves to assert, exercise or defend against legal claims.

In these cases, or if you have any other questions or wishes in connection with regard to your personal data, please send an e-mail or a letter to our data protection officer, Mr. Frank Liebich, Henkel AG & Co. KGaA, Henkelstrasse 67, D 40191 Düsseldorf, Germany (Email:


We at Henkel Limited (“ Henkel ”) use cookies to enable you to get more out of our website (the “ Website ”). This Cookies Policy sets out what cookies may be set when you visit the Website and how to reject or delete those cookies.

What are cookies?

Cookies are small units of data temporarily stored on the hard disk of your computer or your device by your browser. Cookies do not contain any personal information about you and cannot be used to identify an individual user. A cookie often includes a unique identifier, which is an anonymous number (randomly generated) stored on your device. Some expire at the end of your website session; others remain on your computer for longer.

Types of cookies

First-party Cookies

First-party cookies are set by the website you are visiting and they can only be read by that site. For more information about the first-party cookies set on the Website, please see “Cookies set on the Website” below.

Third-party Cookies

Third-party cookies are set by other organisations that we use for different services. For example, we use external analytics services and these suppliers set cookies in order to report to us what’s popular and what’s not.

The Website may contain content embedded from YouTube, for example.  YouTube may set its own cookies on your browser in order to display video content and monitor non-attributable statistical information. Information on YouTube’s privacy policy and how to opt out can be found here:

The Website also enables “plug-ins” from Facebook and Twitter and those sites may set a cookie when you are also logged into their service. We do not control the dissemination of these cookies and you should check the relevant third party website for more information about these.

Henkel has no control over, nor accepts liability for third-party cookies. Please refer to the relevant third-partys website for more information.

How do we use cookies?

The information contained in cookies on the Website is used to improve our services to you, for example:

  • as necessary for website operation, for example, to enable you to login to areas of the Website;
  • enabling a service to recognize your device so you dont have to give the same information several times for a task or during a session, e.g. filling out a web form or a web survey or remembering your preferences;
  • supporting the My Collection functionality
  • allowing the video player to function properly;
  • measuring how many people are using services, enabling those services to be made easier to use and ensuring theres enough capacity to enable them to process at a reasonable speed; and
  • recording your visit to the Website and the pages you have visited and links you have followed, to make the Website more relevant to your interests (we may also share this information with third parties for this purpose);
  • analyzing anonymized data in relation to the use of the Website to help us understand how people interact with the different aspects of our online services so we can make them better.

How to control and delete cookies

If you decide not to accept cookies, certain features of the Website may not be displayed or may not work properly. This will restrict what you can do on the Website and may have an impact on design and user experience.

Examples of features that may be affected:

  • using the My Collection functionality
  • receiving a personalized experience of the website
  • watching videos
  • liking and sharing a page on social networks
  • viewing embedded content

If you wish to restrict or block cookies on the Website you can do this through your browser settings. The “Help” function within your browser should tell you how.

Alternatively, you may wish to visit which contains comprehensive information on how to do this on a wide variety of browsers. You will also find details on how to delete cookies from your computer, as well as more general information about cookies.

Cookies set on this website

Cookie Policy

  • „cookiesAccepted“ Cookie
    This cookie stores info about users choice about cookies. The cookie is set once the user accepts (true) or declines(false) the usage of cookies.


  • „PLAY2AUTH_SESS_ID“ Cookie
    This cookie identifies the user. The user’s input will be restored after reloading the website.
  • „webtrekkOptOut“ Cookie
    This Cookie is set when a user refuse data storage of his visit. (Privacy Statement)
  • „wt_rla“ Cookie
    This cookie prevents unwanted multiple tracking requests.
  • „wt3_eid“ Cookie
    This cookie allows a user to be recognized as a website visitor by using an anonymous and unique ID.
  • „wt3_sid“ Cookie
    This cookie detects related user sessions.
  • „wt_cdbeid“ Cookie
    This cookie allows anonymous counting of the number of visitors across devices.


Besides the cookies listed above, further first-party or third-party cookies may be used in (external) content embedded in the Website using technologies like iFrames, JavaScript etc. By accepting cookies, you also accept that such content may use cookies.

Use the button below to switch between allowing and not allowing cookies set by the Website.

Contact Us

If you have any questions or concerns about cookies or your privacy when using the Website, please contact us by email or letter to our data protection officer, Mr Eamon O’Gorman at Henkel Ltd., Wood Lane End, Hemel Hempstead, Herts HP2 4RQ UK or email