Sina Technologies News, Beijing time, August 5 evening news, according to Reuters, Google announced today that by the end of next year, it will completely eliminate carbon emissions in product transportation. By 2022, all products will include recycled plastics.
Analysts say that Google's new commitment will further exacerbate the gap between technology companies
Anna, Director of Sustainable Development, Equipment and Services, Google.
Migan said Google would offset the remaining emissions by purchasing carbon credits. Of the nine Google products that Google has disclosed in detail online, three contain recycled plastics. Google has promised to introduce some recycled plastics into 100% of its products by 2022.
Migan also acknowledged that Google's three-year hardware business has lagged behind rival Apple in some sustainable development efforts. Apple's products contain at least 50% recycled plastic. Tin is recycled in at least 11 products and aluminium is recycled in at least 2 products. (Li Ming)