THE WHAT? AS Watson-owned Watsons has announced that it is strengthening its commitment to climate change with a target to offset 2,250 tons of carbon dioxide emissions.
THE DETAILS As part of the initiative, Watsons has teamed up with ClimatePartner and will be contributing a part of its profits to CO2 offset projects, Forest Protection and Clean Ocean.
THE WHY? Malina Ngai, CEO of AS Watson (Asia & Europe), “At AS Watson, we see sustainability as our priority, and we’ve invested US$97 million in sustainability-related initiatives since 2018. Our flagship health & beauty brand Watsons is passionate to lead change in sustainability and proactively strives to do good to the planet together with our customers. Sustainable Choices at Watsons now comes with an extra level of meaning – carbon emission offset by supporting products that are good for both your body and the planet.”