Terms & Conditions

Molecu for business by BP Scale Up Factory Limited

    1. Thank you for purchasing a Carbon Offset Package (hereinafter defined) to further your company’s net zero journey. 
    2. The terms and conditions set out or referred to below (the “Terms”) apply to the Carbon Offset Package. By clicking on the “accept” button, you agree to the Terms which will bind you and your employees. 
    3. These Terms constitute a binding agreement between you (the organisation purchasing a Carbon Offset Package) and BP Scale Up Factory Limited (trading as Molecu), including BP Scale Up Factory Limited’s group companies (together, “Molecu”).  The words “we,” “our(s)”, and “us” in these Terms refer to Molecu.
    4. Please read these Terms carefully because they contain important information about who we are and how we will provide the Carbon Offset Package to you. 
    1. Carbon Offset Package” has the meaning given to it in Clause 5.1;
    1. We are BP Scale Up Factory Limited (“BP Scale Up Factory”, “we”, “us” or “our”). We are registered in England and Wales under company number 11700098 and have our registered office at Chertsey Road, Sunbury On Thames, Middlesex, United Kingdom, TW16 7BP.
    1. Our acceptance of your order for the Carbon Offset Package will take place when we send a confirmatory email to you to confirm acceptance of your order, at which point the Terms will come into existence between you and us and continue in existence until the earlier of: 
      1. Molecu terminating the Terms in circumstances where you commit a material breach of the Terms which is not capable of remedy within 30 days of receiving written notice of the breach; or
      2. expiry of the Carbon Offset Package.
    1. Molecu is committed to helping companies on their net zero journey and the Carbon Offset Package enables companies to offset their carbon emissions (the “Carbon Offset Package”). 
      1. You can purchase the Carbon Offset Package by visiting https://molecu.io
      2. You will be asked a series of questions through the Molecu Bundle Builder
      3. Once you have provided your responses to the queries you will then be asked to review the parameters of your choice.  
      4. After the steps at Clauses 5.2.2 and 5.2.3 above have been completed and, on the basis of your responses to the questions, Molecu will generate a Carbon Offset Package tailored to your requirements 
      5. You will be asked to provide the amount of carbon emissions that your company would like to offset in tonnes of carbon dioxide equivalent (tonnes of CO2e). 
      6. After confirming of the amount of offsets you would like to purchase, you will be given the option to pay by credit card. Outside the scope of these Terms, you may request to receive a quotation from the Molecu team so that your company may issue a Purchase Order. 
      7. After making your payment to the Molecu team, you will receive a confirmation email and the Carbon Offset Package, which includes your carbon offset certifications from the bundle you have purchased.
    2. The Carbon Offset Package is a one time purchase.
    3. We shall use reasonable skill and care when providing the Carbon Offset Package.
    4. We shall use reasonable endeavours to deliver the Carbon Offset Package to you within one (1) day of payment being received by us. 
    1. Each Party represents and warrants to the other that it has the right, power and authority to enter into the Terms and grant to the other the rights (if any) contemplated in the Terms and to perform its obligations under the Terms.
    2. You shall ensure that all information that you provide when you purchased the Carbon Offset Package is accurate, up to date, and not misleading. Registering false contact information of any kind may result in the cancellation of your Carbon Offset Package order.
    1. When you would like to purchase the Carbon Offset Package by credit card, you will be prompted to provide your payment details to Stripe, our third-party payment processor. Outside the scope of these Terms, you may request to receive a quotation from the Molecu team so that your company may issue a Purchase Order.   
    2. Specifically pertaining to Stripe payments, by providing your payment details, you authorise us charge the applicable package price for your desired amount of carbon offsets via the payment method provided. 
    3. Specifically pertaining to Stripe payments, the Carbon Offset Package price will be charged on the day of purchase. 
    4. If a payment is not successfully settled for any reason, we may cancel your Carbon Offset Package order. 
    5. Molecu reserves the right to charge you VAT on the cost of Molecu administration fees, profit margin, and regulatory offset credits. 
    6. We will gain full ownership of the amount you pay to us towards funding carbon offsetting projects. You acknowledge that this means that:
      1. you will receive confirmation of the retirement of its carbon offsets through the provision of a retirement serial number that you can check against the respective carbon registry to ensure the carbon offsets have been appropriately retired; 
      2. you are not purchasing title (whether legal or beneficial) to, right to, or any interest in any carbon credits;
      3. your payment is not a deposit, and we have no requirement or responsibility to safeguard the funds on your behalf;
      4. we are not investing any payment on your behalf or as your agent;
      5. you will have no right or title to, or interest in, any of the carbon credits we have purchased or will purchase, nor any right or title to, or interest in, any revenues, profits, or sums Molecu generates; 
      6. all payments will be legally and beneficially owned by us in our personal capacity, and we shall not hold them on your behalf (whether under a trust or otherwise); and
      7. a payment to us does not constitute a charitable donation.
    1. Our Privacy Statement available at https://molecu.io/privacy-policy sets out the ways in which we will collect, store and process data relating to your purchase of the Carbon Offset Package and includes details of your rights to access and request correction of any of your personal information that we hold. Please read the Privacy Statement carefully.
    2. When you make a payment for the Carbon Offset Package, Stripe (our payment services provider) will receive information about your transaction in order to process it. This will include payment method information (such as credit or debit card number, or bank account information), package price, date of purchase, and payment method and may include other information such as name, email, billing address and in some cases your transaction history to authenticate you. Any personal information received by Stripe will be processed in accordance with Stripe’s privacy policies (available at and https://stripe.com/gb/privacy) and not ours. Please see our Privacy Statement available at https://molecu.io/privacy-policy for further details regarding your personal information and the third-party service providers that we use in connection with the Carbon Offset Package.
    3. You acknowledge that internet transmissions are never completely private or secure and that any message or information you send using the Molecu website is sent at your own risk, even if there is a special notice that a particular transmission is encrypted.
    1. We own or have obtained a valid licence to use all copyright, trade marks and other intellectual property rights in connection with the Carbon Offset Package.  All rights of ownership over and in respect of the Carbon Offset Package (other than the right to use the Carbon Offset Package in accordance with the Terms), will remain solely with Molecu and/or its licensors (as the case may be). 
    1. The extent of the Parties’ liability under or in connection with the Terms (regardless of whether such liability arises in tort, contract or in any other way and whether or not caused by negligence or misrepresentation) shall be as set out in this clause 10.
    2. Subject to clause 10.6, the total aggregate liability of Molecu shall not exceed 100% of the charges paid or payable by you for the Carbon Offset Package.
    3. Subject to clause 10.6, neither Party shall be liable for consequential, indirect or special losses.
    4. Subject to clause 10.6, in no event will Molecu, nor its directors, employees, agents, partners or any other party involved in creating or delivering the Carbon Offset Package, be liable to you for any loss or damage which you may suffer (unless caused by our failure to exercise reasonable care and skill) as a result of or in connection with: 
      1. any third party software and services embedded in the Carbon Offset Package; and/or
      2. unauthorised access to any information provided when purchasing for the Carbon Offset Package, including payment information.
    5. Subject to clause 10.6, neither Party shall be liable for any of the following (whether direct or indirect):
      1. loss of profit;
      2. loss of use;
      3. loss of contract; and
      4. loss of opportunity.
    6. Notwithstanding any other provision of the Terms, the liability of the Parties shall not be limited in any way in respect of death or personal injury caused by negligence, for fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation, or for any other liability that cannot be excluded by law. 
    7. We take great care in selecting our carbon offset projects. We ensure that the carbon offsetting projects that we invest in will be validated, verified and registered under the following offset standards: American Carbon Registry, UN Clean Development Mechanism (CDM), Climate Action Reserve, Gold Standard, Verified Carbon Standard (VCS).  As per the commitment of ICROA (International Carbon Reduction & Offset Alliance) members.  Under some circumstances we may use carbon credits from government-approved schemes as well as non-carbon accounting standards (e.g. Climate, Community and Biodiversity Alliance; Social Carbon) that are combined with approved offset standards. However, we do not accept any responsibility or liability on behalf of the third parties that operate the carbon offset projects we choose and we do not oversee or monitor the performance, punctuality, success or otherwise of those projects.  You will be responsible to Molecu for any claims, costs, damages, losses, liabilities, expenses or legal proceedings brought against us by any other person as a result of your purchase of the Carbon Offset Package in breach of the Terms.
    1. Except as otherwise required by law, you acknowledge and agree that Molecu may provide any notice permitted or required under the Terms via mail, email, or any other reasonable means. You acknowledge and agree that we may communicate with you regarding the Carbon Offset Package electronically. Such communications, as well as notices, disclosures, agreements, and other communications that we provide to you electronically, are equivalent to communications in writing and shall have the same force and effect as if they were in writing and signed by us. You should maintain copies of electronic communications by printing a paper copy or saving an electronic copy.
    1. If you have any questions relating to these Terms, if you are having any trouble using our website at https://www.molecu.io/ or if you wish to make a complaint, please contact us by email at support@molecu.io or by phone at  +44 20 3683 7266 from 9:00AM to 5:00PM GMT or +1 346 302 6311 from 8:00AM to 4:00PM CT.
    1. If you send us any suggestions, ideas, or feedback, about the Carbon Offset Package or anything else, you agrees that Molecu is free to use it or not use it as it sees fit, and that Molecu will not have to pay you for it or acknowledge you as the originator. Further, you hereby irrevocably and forever release and waive any claim against Molecu and its affiliates regarding the use of any feedback for any purpose.
    2. You must comply with any reasonable instructions from us, brought to your attention in connection with the Carbon Offset Package.
    3. You may not assign or otherwise transfer your obligations under the Terms to another business without our consent. We may transfer its rights and obligations under the Terms to another organisation. We will always give you notice in advance in writing if this happens and we will ensure that the transfer will not affect your rights under these terms. 
    4. Any of our affiliates shall be entitled to enforce any of the provisions of the Terms. Other than as provided for in this Clause 13.4 and Clause 13.3 above, nothing in the Terms  is intended to confer on any person any right to enforce any term of the Terms  under the Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Act 1999.
    5. If any provision of the Terms is found to be unenforceable or invalid, that provision will be limited or removed to the minimum extent necessary so that the Terms will otherwise remain in full force and effect. The failure of Molecu to exercise any right shall not be deemed a waiver of that right or any other rights that Molecu may have.
    6. Each Party acknowledges that it has not entered into the Terms in reliance on, and shall have no remedies in respect of, any representation, warranty or condition that is not expressly set out in the Terms.
    7. The Parties are independent and are not partners or principal and agent and the Terms does not establish any joint venture, trust, fiduciary or other relationship between them, other than the contractual relationship expressly provided for in it. Neither Party shall have, nor shall represent that it has, any authority to make any commitments on the other Party’s behalf.
    8. The Terms constitutes the entire agreement between the parties and supersedes all previous agreements, understandings and arrangements between them in respect of its subject matter, whether in writing or oral.
    9. The Terms and any dispute or claim arising out of, or in connection with, it, its subject matter or formation (including non-contractual disputes or claims) shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of England and Wales. 
    10. The Parties irrevocably agree that the courts of England and Wales shall have exclusive jurisdiction to settle any dispute or claim arising out of, or in connection with the Terms, its subject matter or formation (including non-contractual disputes or claims.