Amazon - The French Secretary of State for ecology, Brunette Poirson, has said she is "shocked" and "outraged" by the fact that Amazon is throwing away millions of unsold new products. Invited to the show "Capital" of M6, on Sunday evening Poirson announced the introduction of a new law to prohibit this type of process adding that she plans to "go even further: considering making 'market places' such as Amazon responsible by default, for the end of life of the products they market".



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