18 Apr '12, 6am

10 Ways Walmart Fails at Sustainability | Care2 Causes

10 Ways Walmart Fails at Sustainability | Care2 Causes

This report is brought to us by Food & Water Watch and the Institute for Local Self-Reliance Since launching its sustainability program in 2005, Walmart has tried to position itself as a leader on corporate environmental responsibility. In frequent press announcements and annual “Global Responsibility” reports, Walmart touts its activities on renewable energy, sustainable agriculture, waste reduction, and product improvements. While Walmart’s sustainability campaign has done wonders for its public image, it has done little for the environment. In fact, Walmart’s environmental impact has only grown over the last seven years. Its business practices remain highly polluting, while its relentless expansion and consolidation of the market have come at the expense of more sustainable enterprises and systems of production and distribution. Here are 10 ways Walmart is failing on su...

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