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Our comprehensive approach to reducing our environmental impact means looking at all aspects of our business, how they intersect, and how we can integrate new solutions to create meaningful and sustained change. Beyond the proactive efforts within our control, the realities of climate change are a growing challenge, and we felt the impact during 2012 – the hottest year on record. From coffee-growing conditions in Costa Rica to the increased electricity needed to power our stores , we need to consider the global impact of our actions. By building more energy-efficient stores and facilities, conserving the energy (and water) we use and purchasing renewable energy credits, we are pushing ourselves to reduce the environmental footprint of our business operations. LEED® Certified Stores We’re creating more eco-conscious stores on a global scale from the design stage right throu...

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