What Does ‘Eco-Friendly’ Really Mean? (Infographic)

“All natural” this, “biodegradable” that… labels can be overwhelming. Especially when companies give us reasons to believe they’re not always honest. The infographic below sums up what exactly it means to be an eco-friendly product and what you can do to prevent being “greenwashed” from less-than-green companies. Do you have any experience with greenwashing? Feel free to sound off in the comments below!

What does it mean to be eco friendly?

via Ethical Ocean – eco friendly products, fair trade and vegan shopping.

34 comments

JL A.
JL A.3 years ago

good to know

Donna Hamilton
Donna Hamilton3 years ago

Thanks.

Penny C.
pen C.3 years ago

signed petition,thanks.

Penny C.
pen C.3 years ago

Thank you.

Fi T.
Fi T.3 years ago

Let's question ourselves if we can do them though simple they may appear

Nils Anders Lunde
PlsNoMessage se3 years ago

Interesting

Tim C.
Tim C.3 years ago

thanks

Robert O.
Robert O.3 years ago

Thank you Megan.

Teresa Wlosowicz
Teresa W.3 years ago

thank you

Patricia H.
Patricia H.3 years ago

informational