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Amazon said to have spent the last two years studying its carbon footprint and to consider ways to reduce its mark at all levels of its activities.
Amazon, who ships millions of packages per year to customers at their homes, says they want to be more environmentally friendly.
The giant in online retail announced on Monday its intention to make half of its shipments carbon neutral by 2030.
To achieve this goal, Amazon announced that it would use more renewable energy, such as solar energy ; it would deliver more parcels in vans electric ; and that he would push his suppliers to redo their packaging.
Mcdonald’s, Coca-Cola and other large companies have been generating a lot of garbage have announced similar initiatives in the hopes of appealing to customers concerned about the environment.
Amazon is calling its program “Shipment Zero” (” Delivery to zero “) and intends to publish publicly its carbon footprint for the first time later this year.
The company established in Seattle said to have spent the last two years studying its carbon footprint and to consider ways to reduce its mark at all levels of its activities.