UNEP Announces PUMA Joins Climate Neutral Network

Ccnet18 November 2009: The UN Environment Programme (UNEP) has announced that the brand PUMA has become the first major sportswear company to join the Climate Neutral Network (CN Net), an initiative to promote global action to de-carbonize our economies and societies.According to UNEP, PUMA is planning to reduce its carbon footprint by converting to green energy, such as solar power and other renewable sources, optimizing travel and logistics to reduce transport-related emissions and leasing more fuel-efficient cars for its company fleet, among other measures. PUMA also helps its suppliers to work actively to reduce their own emissions, and will work with industry peers to develop a common industry framework and share best practice. [UNEP Press Release]