CHESHUNT, England — Tesco, the European retailing giant and parent company of El Segundo, Calif.-based Fresh & Easy stores, last week became the first U.K. retailer to display a “carbon footprint” label on its private-brand milk. Carbon footprint is a term that refers to the total greenhouse gases generated during all phases of the production and transporting of a finished consumer good. Tesco community and government director David North told The Guardian newspaper that the company's ...
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