Big News From Walmart on Climate Action

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Big News From Walmart on Climate Action

By Molly Rauch via Moms Clean Air Force Blog
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Laura Phillips, Walmart Sustainability Executive

Wednesday, May 3, 2017 - 8:15am

CAMPAIGN: Walmart | Enhancing Sustainability

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Walmart is not just a superstore, it’s the tenth largest economic entity in the world, slightly larger than the economy of Spain. So when Walmart recently announced its commitment to help reduce the carbon dioxide emissions of its suppliers by one billion metric tons, it placed the company among the ranks of global economies taking major climate action.

Laura Phillips, senior vice president of sustainability at Walmart, is one of the chief architects of this and other company sustainability efforts. A 22-year veteran of Walmart, Laura brings to her work not only deep corporate experience, but also her experience of being a mom to a ten-year-old and a 13-year-old. She also cares for two dogs, a cat, a hamster, and a horse at her Arkansas home.

Click here for Laura's complete interview via momscleanairforce.org 

Keywords: Environment | Bloggers | Business Ethics | Climate Action | Corporate Social Responsibility | Media & Communications | Moms Clean Air Force | Philanthropy & Cause Initiatives | Pollution | Responsible Business & Employee Engagement | Walmart

CAMPAIGN: Walmart | Enhancing Sustainability

CONTENT: Blog