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Walmart Launches Sustainable Design Competition

Walmart Sustainability
Walmart Sustainability

Walmart knows its own power. Following the release of a packaging sustainability scorecard last year, Walmart has followed up with a call to the consumer electronics industry – go green and prove it. In partnership with The Green Electronics Council’s EPEAT program (which we’ve mentioned before), Walmart will co-develop a standards scorecard that will evaluate products for energy efficiency, durability, upgradability, end-of-life, packaging, and use of innovative (less toxic) materials. Big business saves the world?

Read more: WALMART LAUNCHES SUSTAINABLE DESIGN COMPETITION | Inhabitat – Sustainable Design Innovation, Eco Architecture, Green Building