11 May '12, 12pm

Kohl’s in the LEED with Energy Efficiency and a More Sustainable Supply Chain

: Communities where Kohl’s runs its operations and non-profits operations abroad all benefited from a variety of programs from corporate philanthropy to local volunteering. Sustainability is part of Kohl’s training at all levels of the organization. Outside the company’s doors, Milwaukee gains from Kohl’s involvement in urban agriculture, with local arts foundations and anti-hunger organizations. The company has also pledged to work with programs in Cambodia and Vietnam to improve labor standards in factories that manufacture products for Kohl’s stores. Meanwhile the company has pledged to not buy any cotton products from Uzbekistan because of the country’s reputation for using children for forced labor.

Full article: http://www.triplepundit.com/2012/05/kohls-leed-energy-eff...

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