Ethical Consumerism

iPad Helps Businesses 'Go Green', But How Green is Apple?

The iPad is helping businesses go green but how green is the iPad?

Costco Commits to Sustainable Seafood

Pressure from consumers and conservationists has prompted Costco to introduce a new sustainable seafood policy.

Firestone Union Recognized For Efforts to End Child Labor

Firestone has agreed to end child labor violations and create fair conditions for workers at the Liberian plantation.

Major UK Supermarket Introduces Fair Trade Condoms

Waitrose supermarkets announce plans to stock condoms made from fair trade rubber latex.

Green Living: Buy Good, Feel Great With Blissmo

Demolishing the 'myth of the green premium' and making eco-friendly products more affordable with Blissmo.

Unilever Eliminates Animal Testing For Lipton Teas

Pressure from PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals) has caused a major tea company to turn a new leaf.  Tea products produced by parent company Unilever, including Lipton and PG brands, will no longer be tested on animals, the company announced in late January 2011.

California Legislation Takes a Bite Out of Shark Fin Trade

A California bill seeks to ban the sale or possession of shark fins, most commonly used in Shark Fin Soup.

Organic Pet Food: Luxury or Ethical Necessity?

The organic pet food industry is growing by offering consumers pet food that is both healthy and ethically sourced.

UK's Government is 'Lazy' About Promoting Organic Food

UK's government is not doing enough to boost organic food.

Greentings for Valentine's!

Going green with Valentine's Day greetings


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