Amid calls to reduce their companies’ carbon footprints, business leaders are looking to buy carbon offsets. However, not all offsets are the same.

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Tima Bansal

Professor and Canada Research Chair in Business Sustainability, Ivey Business School. Founder of the Network for Business Sustainability (

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