The Rough Guide to Shopping With a Conscience
Sweatshops, fair trade, climate change, ethical investment, organic food ... shopping can sometimes feel like a moral minefield. Which companies and products should we support or avoid? And which claims of social responsibility can we trust? The Rough Guide to Shopping with a Conscience cuts through the greenwash to answer these and many other questions. The Issues Do boycotts work? Is buying local better? How can we reduce our impact on global warming? The Products From coffee to cars, fish to furniture, pensions to plane tickets - the problems and the ethical options. The Companies Where to shop and what to look for in food, clothes, banks, travel agencies and much more. Packed full of information and with tips on how to do your own research, The Rough Guide to Shopping with a Conscience is the essential handbook for responsible consumers. Book jacket.
48 pages matching boycott in this book
Results 1-3 of 48
What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
Should we buy from
3 other sections not shown
according agricultural alternative American animal testing animal welfare areas banks biodiesel boycott brands campaign cars chemicals child labor claim climate change clothes Co-op America coffee community investment companies consumers corporate cosmetics cost credit unions crops developing ecotourism electricity emissions environment environmental ethical consumerism ethical shopping example export ExxonMobil factories Fair Trade Certified Fair Trade Federation Fairtrade farmers fish fuel global warming green power groups growing health food hemp human rights impact industry intensive farms International issues label least less major manufacturers meat million mutual funds natural Nestle offer option organic food Oxfam pesticides policies political poor countries problems Rainforest recently renewable energy retailers screens sector sell shoppers socially responsible investment sources SRI mutual funds standards supermarkets suppliers sustainable sweatshops there's tion tourism TransFair USA vegan Wal-Mart workers