British American Tobacco pledges to deliver 'carbon neutrality' by 2030

April 3, 2020 EcoVadis ‏‏‎


Tobacco giant promises to beef up existing environmental targets and make all plastic packaging recyclable
For many environmental campaigners, the tobacco industry remains something of a persona non grata. But as a multi-billion dollar industry with global supply chains the sector still has considerable environmental impacts, as well as mounting pressure from investors and customers to enhance its sustainability credentials.
It is against this backdrop that British American Tobacco, yesterday unveiled a revamped sustainability strategy including a headline pledge to deliver 'carbon neutrality' by 2030.



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