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Amazon creates label for nature-preserving products

Wednesday 23 September 2020 | 17:20 CET | News
Amazon, which recently started out handing investments under its Climate Pledge Fund, has now started a programme to help make it easy for customers to discover and shop for more sustainable products. Amazon will give a Climate Pledge Friendly label to products that have one or more of 19 sustainability certifications that help preserve the natural world, such as reducing the carbon footprint of shipments to customers.

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