Starbucks being the world’s largest chain of coffee shops has a lot to live up to when it comes to environmental sustainability. And it seems they will do just that.
Carbon, waste and water
In their sustainability report they wow to strive to becoming resource positive. To be resource positive can mean more than one thing and in the report Starbucks clarifies this: They will store more carbon than they emit. They will eliminate waste. They will conserve and replenish more freshwater than they use.
Transparency – find it here
Starbucks environmental responsibility can be studied from one webpage that is more than just about the planet. The page is referred to as a hub. Look up their transparency link and you find information about People, Planet and Coffee at Starbucks website.
This piece looks at the planet aspect of responsibility. An interesting discovery is that Starbucks will innovate to become more sustainable. They like to include more responsible stores, operations, manufacturing and delivery.
Lets encourage businesses to innovate with Starbucks to make the footprint of that coffee be as green as it can be.