09 May '11, 9am

Why Amazon Needs to Come Clean About its Carbon Footprint

I think, by now, the picture is pretty clear – Amazon is reluctant to disclose any sort of information when it comes to its own environmental impacts. Is it because they don’t want to reveal this data or just never bothered to collect and calculate it? I don’t know the answer, but I believe the latter sounds more reasonable. For some reason it seems like Amazon, a company that is proud in making decisions based on “long-term market leadership considerations rather than short-term profitability considerations or short-term Wall Street reactions,” doesn’t believe environmental issues have anything to do with its business. Therefore, it just ignores them.

Full article: http://www.triplepundit.com/2011/05/amazon-carbon-footprint/

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