Carbon offset company TerraPass on Tuesday announced a deal with online shipper uShip which will allow shippers to advertise their services as "carbon neutral."
TerraPass is one of several companies to offer services to balance an individual's carbon emissions stemming from driving or home energy use. People pay offset companies to purchase carbon credits which are investments in renewable energy or energy efficiency projects.
The idea with uShip is that shippers can differentiate themselves to green consumers by being carbon balanced, said Tom Arnold the chief environmental officer of TerraPass.
The company established a similar deal with … Read more