Apple Pay will likely revolutionize the security and convenience of paying for goods at retail, but it doesn't yet do much to reduce the incredible amount of waste created by the retail payment process. We are hopeful that the current version of Apple Pay will one day evolve into a green payment system. Here is what needs to happen.
Why are retailers still printing receipts and issuing so many cash register coupons in this high tech era? Receipts are printed on paper made from trees, and trees are so vital to our planet's ecosystem. Most people have an email address where they can easily receive and permanently store paperless receipts.