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12 Amazon Alternatives

12 Amazon alternatives for holiday gift giving Unlike Amazon, many other companies have a commitment to sustainability and social responsibility. Shop from these businesses this holiday for your loved ones and the planet.

10 Grinchy, Eco-Mean Gifts to Avoid This Holiday (and better alternatives!)

10 Grinchy, Eco-Mean Gifts to Avoid This Holiday (and better alternatives!) Many gifts are unsafe, made under sweatshop conditions, contain toxic chemcals, cause sourcing conflicts, and damage the planet. Find great alternatives to give instead »

Sabra Hummus: Stop Mixing in the GMOs

Tell Sabra Hummus: Stop Mixing in the GMOs Sabra hummus contains genetically engineered ingredients. Sabra's parent company, PepsiCo, is one of the largest supporters of the anti-GMO labeling movement, fighting consumer’s right to know. Take action now »

Tell Amazon To Really Act on Climate Change

Amazon loves coalAmazon has not made commitments to major investments in clean energy sourcing and is looking to build a new data center powered by coal. Take action now »

Your Credit Card Likely Supports Dirty Practices

credit card swiping Most credit cards support tar sands, fracking, bank fraud, predatory lending, and exorbitant executive salaries. Get the Green American credit card which supports your values, and takes care of people and the planet »

Where does your money for chocolate go?

$83 billion. where does your money for chocolate go? infographic “Big Chocolate” brings in $83 billion per year. We traced the conventional cocoa supply chain to show where the majority of consumers' money ends up. Find out on our chocolate supply chain infographic »

Tell Godiva: Purchase Cocoa Beans Made Without Child Labor

chocolate Other high-end chocolate companies use third-party certifcation to ensure that their products aren't tainted with child slave labor and the exploitation of cocoa-producing communities, but Godiva does not. Take action »