Business Standard

Volume IconWhat is greenwashing?

A few Indian companies and even some nations are posing a threat to the world's march toward a green future. They're not cutting emissions, but the corners. This is called 'greenwashing'. Here's more

ImageRaghav Aggarwal New Delhi
Fintech, Startup, Green Energy

Illustration: Ajay Mohanty

The government has approved the framework for sovereign green bonds recently. It is likely to hit the markets soon. India is also steadily moving towards meeting its ambitious green target. So is most of the world. But a few companies and even nations are posing a threat to the world’s march towards a green future. They are not cutting emissions, but the corners. This practice is called ‘greenwashing’. Let us know more about it in this segment of the podcast. 

Don't miss the most important news and views of the day. Get them on our Telegram channel

First Published: Nov 15 2022 | 8:35 AM IST

Explore News