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2010 Holiday Green Gift Guide
Issued by Green America
From Green Fishing Tackle to Eco-Friendly Weddings: Tips for Giving Gifts From Businesses That Support People and the Planet
December 2, 2010
WASHINGTON, DC -- Want to do something for your friends and family this holiday season that does more than just contribute to mindless consumerism? Where can you turn online for great last-minute gifts that are both green and affordable?
The new 2010 “Holiday Green Gift Guide” from the independent, non-profit Green America is an alternative shopping list for concerned consumers who want to give gifts that reflect their values. All of the businesses featured in the Gift Guide have undergone Green America’s rigorous screening process for social and environmental responsibility.
Green America Green Business Network Director Denise Hamler, said: “ This holiday season we're making green gift giving easier—and helping you save money too. Our Green Gift Guide features special offers from businesses listed in the National Green Pages ™. So this year, show you care by giving gifts from businesses that support people and the planet.”
Categories included in the Green America’s “Holiday Green Gift Guide” include: All Around Green ; Beauty and Body Care ; Children and Baby Products ; Clothing and Accessories ; Food and Drink ; For the Home ; and Gifts, Art & Accessories.
Among the fine companies and products featured in the 2010 “Holiday Green Gift Guide” are:
Want to have an even greener holiday season this year? Also available from Green America is the article “Ten Ways to Green Your Holidays”.
ABOUT GREEN AMERICA
Green America is a non-profit organization whose mission is to harness economic power—the strength of consumers, investors, businesses, and the marketplace—to create a socially just and environmentally sustainable society.
All of the businesses in the Green Gift Guide and Green pages are carefully screened by Green America’s Green Business Network™: the first, largest, and most diverse network of socially and environmentally responsible businesses in the country.
MEDIA CONTACT: Patrick Mitchell, for Green America, pmitchell (at) hastingsgroup, 703-276-3266.
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