Posted by: Sam Carson | 15 January, 2007

Marks and Spencer an eco trailblazer?

 Great news!  Its great to see the retail giant raising the standard.

BBC NEWS | Business | M&S unveils carbon-neutral target

Under its “eco-plan”, the company says it will cut energy consumption, stop using landfill sites and stock more products made from recycled materials.

M&S said the carbon savings it aimed to achieve under its plan would be like taking 100,000 cars off the road each year.

As well as cutting energy and using more renewable materials, M&S will aim to source its food from the UK and the Republic of Ireland as a “priority” in an attempt to reduce air freight.


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