Shining the Spotlight on Uber!

In our ongoing series highlighting companies championing business solutions that drive impact, we are excited to feature Uber’s latest commitment to lowering emissions and eliminating pollution from their food delivery business as the company aims to reach net zero by 2040. 

Uber Eats has pledged to significantly reduce takeout emissions and plastic waste. Their plan includes partnering with sustainable packaging companies, investing in electric bikes and vehicles, and collaborating with restaurants to optimize delivery routes. Uber is also partnering with the World Wildlife Fund and Closed Loop Partners who will consult on their overall progress to net zero. By taking concrete steps towards a greener future and partnering with experts, Uber is setting a powerful example for others in the industry.

“With the scale we have globally, it’s just a responsibility on our shoulders,” declared Pierre-Dimitri Gore-Coty, Uber Delivery Senior Vice President, in an interview with Bloomberg. 💪  

At Handshake, we believe in the power of collaboration and applaud companies taking initiatives that bring their values to life in a way that’s good for business and good for society.

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