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Frito-Lay Abandons Biodegradable SunChips Bags, Owing to Noise

October 5, 2010 / 2 Comments

Frito-Lay had, some time back, introduced a biodegradable bag made from plant material for its product SunChips few months ago. Now, the company has decided to sack this noisy bag. The noise of the bag is attributed to its unusual molecular structure which makes the bag more rigid. Packages of six flavors of the snack carry this bag. Frito-Lay is replacing ...

Wal-Mart Plans More Energy-Efficient Stores

September 24, 2010 / No Comments

Wal-Mart plans to start a series of new stores designed to be 25 to 30 percent more energy efficient and produce up to 30 percent fewer greenhouse gases. The company has already opened three stores designed to use 20 percent less energy, four stores designed to use 25 percent less energy and one store designed to use 45 percent less ...

Wal-Mart Installing Massive Solar Array in California

January 26, 2010 / No Comments

Wal-Mart have been contributing their fair shair of trouble to their environment, but that doesn't mean that they can't be nice every once in a while. Just now, they've installed about 5300 solar panels in California, where its Apple Valley distribution center is located. The panels will be used to provide energy to the distribution center, which has quite the ...

H&M and Wal-Mart Destroy and Dump Unneeded Clothes

January 8, 2010 / 4 Comments

What would you expect two of US's largest retail chains, H&M and Wal-Mart, to do with merchandise they don't need anymore - to be specific, clothes? Any normal person's first reply would be "donate them to a charity", or "sell them at huge discounts". So how does "tear them up so noone can use them and throw them out in ...

Wal-mart plans to double solar energy use

April 27, 2009 / No Comments

While the rest of the world is in an economic slump, Wal-mart keeps chugging along. It makes sense to me. When all else fails, which is the case these days, Wal-mart is still the cheapest place to buy anything ... anything that the company sells. [caption id="attachment_4833" align="aligncenter" width="490" caption="Wal-Mart aims to buy the green power at prices equal to or ...