8/8/2013

For many years, Amazon has distinguished itself as an innovation leader that revolutionized retail and logistics practices. But the e-commerce giant still has much to learn from its competitors when it comes to incorporating sustainability into its operations and reporting on its efforts, according to this blog post. "By incorporating supply chain sustainability strategies such as instituting a stronger supplier code of conduct, minimizing waste and energy, reevaluating labor and human rights policies, using more energy-efficient transportation and addressing the use of conflict minerals in shipping, Amazon can become a more sustainable company," Sara Kennedy and Patrick Dowling write.

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