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Green America in the News (December 12, 2021)

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Green America in the News (November 12, 2021)

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Green America in the News (November 9, 2021) A combination of factors make the U.S. a hotbed for fast fashion consumption above consumers in other wealthy countries. While Americans of all income levels contribute to the fast fashion crisis, Charlotte Tate – the Labor Justice Campaigns…

U.S. News & World Report
Green America in the News (November 2, 2021) WASHINGTON DC - Leading US fashion brands and retailers need to improve their toxic chemical management policies, according to a new report from the Green America initiative. The 'Toxic Textiles' study provides a company-by-company breakdown of 15…
Media Mention, toxic textiles, fast fashion
Ecotextile News
Green America in the News (November 1, 2021) Toxic chemicals continue to plague the apparel industry, yet fewer than a handful of America’s biggest retailers are addressing the issue with robust management policies for their own-brand products, a new report claims. In fact, only Target has…

Sourcing Journal
Green America in the News (September 30, 2021) ESG investing can be confusing. It helps to have an adviser who is on the same wavelength. By Cheryl Wi nokur Munk Sept. 30, 2021 1:00 pm ET It isn’t easy being an ESG investor these days. Financial products that focus on environmental, social and…
ESG, ESG investing
The Wall Street Journal
Green America in the News (September 2, 2021) By Christopher Marquis In establishing Beneficial State Bank as a financial institution with social and environmental impact in mind, co-founders Kat Taylor and Tom Steyer saw an opportunity to serve as an example for others in the U.S. financial…

Forbes
Green America in the News (August 4, 2021) By Melissa Pandika Common wisdom says to put your money where your values are. If the wildfires, heat waves, droughts, and floods that have been ravaging much of the world lately have left you with an unshakeable sense of grief, dread, or both,…

Mic
Green America in the News (July 9, 2021) By Kristen Bahler By the end of the summer, I’ll go from living the charmed life of a 30-something who has never, not once, changed a diaper, to someone who’s very existence revolves around the activity. And like many soon-to-be moms with a…
cloth diapers
Money Magazine
Green America in the News (June 22, 2021) By Aimee Picchi Amazon.com's two-day Prime Day event  is June 21-22 this year, with other major retailers like Walmart elbowing in on the action with their own sales. But the summer discounts offered by Amazon and its competitors may not match the…

CBS News
Green America in the News (June 5, 2021) If you’re currently thinking of buying a commercial landscaping franchise, there’s one thing you have to consider carefully: environmental impact. Not all landscaping practices are sustainable, even if the business as a whole promotes nature. The…

Chicago Evening Post
Green America in the News (April 29, 2021) By Kristine Solomon & Lela Nargi Yes, big changes are needed, but little ones add up. These simple lifestyle choices can reduce your carbon footprint—and make a major impact. It’s pretty easy being green Scientists around the world are in…

Reader's Digest
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The New York Times
Green America in the News (April 8, 2021) Green America in the News (April 8, 2021) Green America’s Green Business Network “currently certifies businesses across 38 different industry sectors, including apparel, banks and credit unions, cleaning products, housewares, travel, farming, and…

Nutraceuticals World
Green America in the News (April 5, 2021) It’s a very good thing that there are so many sustainability labels in the world, although it may feel confusing at first. These certifications are proof positive that lots of people care about how workers are treated and that they want products…

Tree Hugger
Green America in the News (March 18, 2021) By David Vetter Does your favorite chocolate cost the Earth, or is it as sweet on sustainability as it is to your tastebuds? This week, the Rotten Egg Awards ranked 31 chocolate companies around the world for their performance on sustainability…

Forbes
Green America in the News (March 15, 2021) It’s not a debate. If we don’t take drastic action, climate change will have dire consequences for all life on earth. Environmentalists agree that we need to completely do away with fossil fuels, a primary driver of climate change. But there’s less…

1A WAMU
Green America in the News (March 4, 2021) WASHINGTON, D.C. – Green America’s Green Business Network is launching an open comment period to collect informed feedback on a new certification standard for hemp-derived CBD (cannabidiol) products that are legally compliant. The survey can be…

CBD Today
Green America in the News (March 2, 2021) By DAVID LAZARUS BUSINESS COLUMNIST  MARCH 2, 2021 5 AM PT There’s a lot to fret over these days. Whether you’re entitled to a paper receipt when you buy something seems like a decidedly small matter, all things considered. But it can have…
paper receipts, Skip the Slip
Los Angeles Times
Green America in the News (February 23, 2021) Green America reports a surge of interest in people gardening for climate reasons. If it seems like more people are gardening than ever before, you're not wrong. Green America is a non-profit that promotes the creation of Climate Victory Gardens.…
Climate Victory Garden
Tree Hugger