Arianna Skibell of E&E News reports that Amazon, Ikea, and others have committed to zero-carbon shipping by 2040.
- Nine companies including Amazon, Ikea, Patagonia, and Unilever have all announced that they will exclusively use zero-carbon shipping by 2040.
- 90 percent of world trade relies on ocean transportation which accounts for 3% of global emissions.
- This pledge shows that markets, not mandates, are the best equipped to create a cleaner future.
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