Aviation giant KLM to face legal action in first major challenge to airline industry ‘greenwashing’

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Environmental groups argue that KLM’s advertising campaigns and “compensation” schemes violate European consumer law by giving a false impression about the sustainability of its flights and its plans to tackle climate breakdown. The case is thought to be the first corporate lawsuit about airlines and net zero — and one of the first cases about carbon offsets. As a result, it has effectively put the global aviation sector on notice.

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