Fast Company recently declared Wal-Mart the winner in the sustainability showdown between big box retailers. Target’s inching closer and building momentum.
Click here for 11 ways that Wal-Mart is changing retail — for good. My favorite is number 11: the Super Sandwich Bale.
All in all, the bales have stopped 182 million pounds of plastic, 18.9 million pounds of plastic hangers, 12.4 million pounds of office paper, and 1.3 million pounds of aluminum from going to landfills.
And, Walmart de Mexico y Centroamerica plans to be totally supplied with wind energy and other renewables by 2020. Here.