Powerful Online Shopping Guides
Posted May 10, 2013on:
I’ve known Green America’s Executive Director Alissa Gravitz for over ten years. I hold her and her organization in high regard. When I speak, someone usually asks, “Where can I find reliable information on green products and Earth-friendly investing,” I invariably recommend Green America.
Responsible Shopper: Guide to Promoting a Responsible Economy with Company Profiles, Green Living Tips, and Campaigns (boycotts) from Green America (formerly Co-op America), sponsor of the Green Festivals around the country and publisher of the annual National Green Pages.
Green America’s Responsible Shopper provides you with the real story about abuses by well-known companies, gives you actions to promote corporate responsibility, and helps you green your life and world.
GoodGuide.com gives you the best information available, wherever and whenever you need it most. GoodGuide.com helps you find better products that represent your values, avoid products that are harmful to your health, the environment, or society – and enable you to take actions to help improve the world.
If you prefer AUDIO, catch my latest episodes of TheCommonGoodPodcast.com. Listen at your computer (click the icon at the end of the written introduction) or subscribe through iTunes to download to your iPod.
Harry Watkins, former marketing consultant to businesses, and currently teaching at Point Loma Nazarene University, shares his conversion to sustainability, how generating sustainable businesses is part of what his faith requires, and how he’s joined with other faculty to change the curriculum to show that being sustainable in business is no longer a nice option if you can work it in, but is essential to good business.
On the other hand, here’s information on the Evil Empire of the Koch brothers who would buy our democracy. Their tentacles are many. Here’s a long list of their products to avoid and what we can do about it.