Environment Forum

Walmart accused of hypocrisy in green initiatives

February 5, 2010

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Just last month, Walmart announced that it would be moving to eliminate non-biodegradable plastic bags from stores across the United States to reduce their collection in landfills. While they’ve demonstrated positive green initiatives, this week there’s been accusations of hypocrisy because they’ve been passing off a harmful, manufactured textile as sustainable.

Haiti’s tragedy belongs to the environment

January 29, 2010

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global_post_logo This commentary by Stephan Faris originally appeared in GlobalPost. The views expressed are his own.