Unilever offers few details on green pledge

June 2010
ENDS (Environmental Data Services);Jun2010, Issue 425, p12
The article focuses on Unilever's new pledge to double in size while reducing its environmental impact. Its choice of approach is explained in relation to the cut in carbon dioxide emissions that it has already achieved. The measure of the environmental impacts of its products is discussed in terms of carbon, water, waste and sourcing. Its sustainability report is cited for the absence of quantitative details, and the methodologies used in the 1,500 calculations.


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