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Guilt-free online shopping: Can parcel deliveries ever be carbon-neutral?

Buying online is always a preferred choice for many

David M. Herold | The Conversation 

Whether you’re a fashion junkie or a reluctant shopper, there is no denying that buying online is hugely convenient – a couple of clicks and your order is on its way to your door. But we are all aware that these goods need to be transported, and that a delivery involving planes, ships and trucks will produce greenhouse gases and therefore add to climate change. Wouldn’t it be nice to know that your online shopping does not contribute to global warming? Are carbon-neutral deliveries possible? What are logistics companies doing to reduce their environmental ...

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First Published: Thu, May 18 2017. 13:06 IST
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