While our website reflects our work throughout 2019, the world has clearly undergone a massive shift in 2020 with the emergence of COVID-19. We know there is a lot of uncertainty in the world, and we also know that during these critical times, it is more important than ever to double down on our commitments relating to the climate crisis.
Shipment Zero is Amazon’s vision to make all Amazon shipments net zero carbon, with 50 % of all shipments net zero by 2030.
Our focus is achieving net zero carbon shipments via sustainable process improvements, recycled materials, investments in electrification and renewable energy initiatives.
We are taking a broad, science-based approach to measuring and reducing carbon emissions in our operations.
We are redesigning packaging to reduce waste and making our private-label products in responsible ways.
We are committed to promoting safe and inclusive workplaces in our operations and throughout our supply chain.
Explore Amazon’s renewable energy and responsible sourcing projects around the globe.
Amazon has set ambitious goals to make our business more sustainable on behalf of customers. Part of our commitment to both sustainability and customers includes making it easier for everyone to participate in making a positive impact on the planet and society.
Sustainability at Amazon UK
See how we put our scale and inventive culture to work on building a sustainable future.
As we approach the end of 2020 we reflect on some of the initiatives that have inspired our teams this year.