Here’s how retail can be profitable and sustainable

March 17, 2020 by  
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There are obvious steps to reduce environmental impact such as getting rid of single-use plastics or curtailing excess packaging. But retailers could also optimize back-end operations to reduce their environmental impact by using data to match customer purchasing habits with merchandise and inventory.

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Could the Ohio River have rights? A movement emerges, testing the power of local control

March 17, 2020 by  
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Lake Erie recently was granted its own bill of rights. Here’s a closer look at the momentum around rights for nature.

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Coronavirus dampens 2020 outlook for clean energy and electric vehicles

March 17, 2020 by  
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The immediate crisis could undermine long-term strategy.

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3 takeaways from that failed Amazon employee shareholder resolution on the climate crisis

May 24, 2019 by  
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This issue isn’t going away for the e-commerce giant — and other industry leaders should consider themselves on notice.

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Cleaning up the carbon footprint of that Amazon Prime purchase

May 15, 2019 by  
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Inside the complex world of decarbonizing e-commerce shipping.

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Here’s how Etsy is tackling e-commerce emissions, a largely unaddressed problem

March 5, 2019 by  
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It’s buying carbon offsets to balance the impact of shipping and also advocating for long-term solutions.

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