Information Systems for Environmental Sustainability

How IT can make the world a greener place

Criticisms of Apple re: Sustainability Reporting

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Apple, apparently, is under fire:

I looked up Apple on the Carbon Disclosure Project, and lo and behold, they’ve been reporting since 2006:

and what standards do they use: GRI?

Bottom line: sustainability reporting is heterogenous and still largely unregulated. Get the facts and assess any company (like Apple) based on those facts.

Author: nigelpm

Associate Professor of Information Systems, Stephen M. Ross School of Business, University of Michigan. Research/teach/consult - how IT transforms value generation in firms, focusing on corporate sustainability performance (energy reduction and carbon emission management).

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