Amazon

Amazon.com, Inc. is an American multinational technology company which focuses on e-commerce, cloud computing, digital streaming, and artificial intelligence. It is one of the Big Five companies in the U.S. information technology industry, along with Google, Apple, Microsoft, and Facebook. Ethically Alternatives Environment Energy and Climate Change 66 Environment Policy and Reporting 58 Resource ManagementContinue reading “Amazon”

Facebook

Facebook, Inc., is an American multinational technology conglomerate and social network based in Menlo Park, California. Ethically Alternatives Environment Energy and Climate Change 75 Environment Policy and Reporting 53 Resource Management 57 As of 2020, Facebook’s global operations are supported by 100 per cent renewable energy and have reached net zero emissions. In the lastContinue reading “Facebook”

Google

Google LLC is an American multinational technology company that specializes in Internet-related services and products, which include online advertising technologies, a search engine, cloud computing, software, and hardware. Ethically Alternatives Environment Energy and Climate Change 85 Environment Policy and Reporting 72 Resource Management 74 Google just made one of Big Tech’s most ambitious environmental commitments:Continue reading “Google”

Zara

Zara SA, pronounced as ZARA, is a Spanish apparel retailer based in Arteixo in Galicia, Spain. The company specializes in fast fashion, and products include clothing, accessories, shoes, swimwear, beauty, and perfumes. It is the largest company in the Inditex group, the world’s largest apparel retailer. Ethically Alternatives Environment Energy and Climate Change 83 EnvironmentContinue reading “Zara”

Soda wars: Is Coke or Pepsi more sustainable?

Which is better, Coca Cola or Pepsi? Since leaving the Plastics Industry Association because of so-called philosophical disagreements with that organization’s strategies, both Coca-Cola and PepsiCo have launched new efforts to solve the problems that the plastics industry apparently has created for them.  In a release sent on September 13, PepsiCo announced accelerated efforts toContinue reading “Soda wars: Is Coke or Pepsi more sustainable?”

The battle of long receipts (and sustainability): Walgreens vs. CVS

No matter where you go, it seems there’s always a Walgreens or a CVS just around the corner. The two drugstores carry everything from groceries and cosmetics to household supplies and greeting cards. Both stores have pharmacies that offer services like flu shots, and both have rewards cards that offer serious savings. Green is theContinue reading “The battle of long receipts (and sustainability): Walgreens vs. CVS”