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Walmart and Schneider Electric collaborate on climate action

By : Sustainability ..., Sep 11, 2020

Walmart Inc. and Schneider Electric, a leader in the digital transformation of energy management and automation, have announced a new collaboration that will provide increased access to renewable energy for Walmart's US-based suppliers, enabling them to lead on climate action...

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Walmart boosts local MSME sourcing ahead of Diwali, shuns plastic packaging

By : Sustainability ..., Oct 15, 2019

US-based retail biggie Walmart has bolstered the local micro, small and medium enterprises (MSME) procurement ahead of Diwali, a senior company official said here today. The local MSME sourcing is to cater both Diwali gifting options and staple consumer and food items. “We...

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Walmart Foundation Supports IDEI Irrigation Project to Raise Incomes for 10,000 Smallholder Farming Families

By : Sustainability ..., Mar 28, 2019

Ten thousand smallholder farmers in Andhra Pradesh are set to benefit from the introduction of sustainable irrigation products and practices under a program offered by International Development...

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Sustainability for a circular economy: Walmart exec reveals firm’s environmental priorities

By : Sustainability ..., Feb 11, 2019

Retailer Walmart has been talking up its sustainability efforts, targeting what the company deems a ‘more circular economy’....

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Coca-Cola, Walmart to cut plastic pollution in oceans

By : Sustainability ..., Sep 21, 2018

Coca-Cola, Walmart and other big multinationals pledged on Thursday to help reduce plastic pollution in the world's oceans in support of a campaign by five of the G7 industrialized nations....

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Waste composting machine set up at Walmart store

By : sustainabilityo..., Jan 9, 2018

A waste composting machine, with a capacity to handle 50 kg of waste per day, was inaugurated on Monday at the Walmart India’s Best Price Modern Wholesale Store in the city.

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Coke, Walmart and others kick off $100m recycling fund with three new projects

By : sustainabilityo..., Sep 28, 2015

A consortium of 10 of the US’s largest corporations – including Walmart, Coca-Cola and Johnson & Johnson – has announced three new projects designed to boost dismal recycling rates in the US.

Just 34% of waste in the US is recycled, placing it well behind other...

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Walmart Announces New Commitments To Dramatically Increase Energy Efficiency And Renewables

By : Sustainability ..., Apr 16, 2013

Walmart President and CEO Mike Duke today announced the company's next step on the path to achieving its goal of being supplied 100 percent by renewable energy. Unveiled at Walmart's Global Sustainability Milestone Meeting, the company committed...

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