Case Study / 01 Apr 2011
Sprint Nextel commissioned Trucost to analyse the footprint of its supply chain and identify high impact suppliers.
Sprint Nextel is one of the leading U.S. telecommunications providers and is widely recognized for its work in developing innovative wireless technologies.
Sprint Nextel wanted to analyze the carbon footprint of its supply chain and identify high impact suppliers in order to understand the most effective opportunities for emissions reduction.
“We believe Trucost’s approach is a breakthrough that finally facilitates a cost-effective, fast and timely assessment of a corporation’s supply chain environmental impact. The barriers to completing a supply-chain assessment have been substantial, preventing most corporations from taking this important step in understanding their total environmental impact”.
Sprint announces supply chain partnership with Trucost (news)
Sprint Nextel carbon footprint (publication)
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