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Sustainability
At Amazon, we are committed to and invested in sustainability because it’s a win all around – it’s good for business, the planet, our customers, and our communities.

Amazon Renewed: like-new products with a guarantee

How Amazon and its customers are minimizing their impact on the environment.

How Amazon is investing in a circular economy

We are minimizing waste, increasing recycling, and providing options for our customers to reuse, repair, and recycle their products—sending less material to the landfill and more back into the circular economy

Sustainable Operations

We are taking a broad, science-based approach to measuring and reducing carbon emissions in our operations.

Circular economy

We are minimizing waste, increasing recycling, and providing options for our customers to reuse, repair, and recycle their products—sending less material to the landfill and more back into the circular economy loop.

Packaging and products

We are redesigning packaging to reduce waste and making our private-label products in responsible ways.

The cloud

AWS is committed to running our business in the most environmentally friendly way possible and achieving 100% renewable energy usage for our global infrastructure.

Employees and partners

Amazon is creating a culture of sustainability, responsibility, and diversity across our business to amplify and deliver on our ambitious sustainability goals.

Customers

Amazon is committed to making it easier for our customers to participate in making a positive impact on the planet and society.

Supply chain

Amazon is strongly committed to conducting our business in a lawful and ethical manner, including engaging with suppliers who respect human rights, provide safe and inclusive work­places, and promote a sustainable future.

Community

We focus on building long-term and innovative programs that will have a lasting, positive impact in communities around the world.

Governance

We integrate sustainability practices into our everyday operations through goal-setting, metrics, and quarterly business reviews.

Introducing our most sustainable devices ever

Today Amazon announced new ways for customers to reduce the energy consumption of their devices, as well as devices with more recycled materials and more sustainable packaging.

Best Buy, McKinstry, Real Betis, Schneider Electric, and Siemens sign The Climate Pledge

Climate Pledge signatories are implementing real, science-based and high impact changes to their businesses, including deploying renewable energy, investing in sustainable buildings, and mobilizing supply chains to reach net zero by 2040

Amazon launches "Climate Pledge Friendly" program

We are also introducing "Compact by Design," a new certification for products designed to reduce carbon emissions through increased efficiency and better packaging.
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Your sustainability questions, answered

Amazon is investing in sustainability efforts across the U.S. and around the world.

Unlocking sustainability insights around the world

The Amazon Sustainability Data Initiative is leveling the playing field to allow researchers to access and analyze massive datasets at a scale like never before.

5 things you don’t know about Amazon packaging

Learn how we invent and test new packaging to eliminate waste, ensure products arrive safely, and end “wrap rage” for our customers.
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