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Summer is traditionally the time to take a break, from school or from work, for a well-deserved vacation. But what you shouldn’t take a break from during the summer are your environmentally friendly habits. In fact, in some ways summer is the perfect time to reinforce them among your family, because with longer days and the kids out of school, there is much more time available to do so.Read more ›
It makes sense that when produce gets to our stores quicker and more efficiently, it will last longer when you get it home. But what may not be as apparent are all the ways that sustainability plays a role in making this happen.
For example, we’ve committed to doubling the sourcing of locally grown produce we sell in the U.S. between 2010 and 2015.Read more ›
Recently Walmart Chile was named to the country’s Retail Hall of Fame as the Most Sustainable Retailer of 2012. It’s a big honor and a testament to the environmentally focused work that thousands of associates in Chile have been doing in this area since the creation of the company’s sustainability management function in 2011.Read more ›
It’s always encouraging to get a glimpse of the next generation of sustainability leaders, and that’s just what Walmart executives and associates got the opportunity to see with this year’s Better Living Business Plan Challenge. There were plenty of ideas that served the triple bottom line, and a lot of creativity and ingenuity.Read more ›
Owning a home is a satisfying accomplishment, but between the mortgage, taxes, electricity, water, and cable, it can also be expensive. So, wouldn’t it be great if there was a way to actually save $500 every year just by making some small changes? We thought so, which is why we’ve outlined eight easy steps for saving money by being green:
1. Strip down.Read more ›