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Making the perfect the enemy of the good

The New York Times digs into the trend of companies who make it easy for their customers to purchase offsets or pay for other environmental goods at the point of sale. Expedia sells flight offsets. IKEA charges for plastic bags. Whole Foods markets wind power cards. Etc. And the article contains the customary criticism from environmentalists who worry that offsets… read more →