Google and Amazon misled about their carbon footprint. But what about the rest of us?

By Vivienne Reiner, Arunima Malik, Manfred Lenzen
February 24 2022 - 6:25pm
Both Amazon and Google were rated low in terms of both integrity and transparency when it came to reporting their carbon footprint. Picture: Shutterstock

Google and Amazon made headlines earlier this month for misleading on their carbon footprint by not reporting on scope 3 emissions, which comprises the majority of their impact. But this is no anomaly.