Learn about instances of corporations shirking or embracing accountability for their impacts (both positive and not so positive)
Greenwashing is a harmful practice as it continues the cycles of overconsumption under the guise of being “green” when it actually has little to no effect on sustaining our planet. Don’t allow corporations to exploit your good intentions to want and do better - being informed of this practice is crucial to avoiding it. #greenwashing #informed
In this week's roundup of corporate news consumers should care about 🗞️: Patagonia's boycotting Meta (Facebook), workers at large retailers push to unionize and Hertz teams up with Tesla to make renting a car better for the planet🌍 #corporateaccountability #consumeractivism
When Cluey rates brands on People 👥, and Planet 🌎 impacts, we’re not just looking at the specific brand, its products, or its labels - but at how the company that owns that brand (also known as the 'parent company') operates holistically as a business. That way, you can evaluate what corporate practices your money is supporting. Create your Cluey account today to become more informed about the brands you’re buying and their parent companies!
Swipe to learn the definition of forced labor, and look below for a few tips on how to avoid forced labor in the products you buy 👇 1️⃣ Buy Fair Trade 2️⃣ Support companies that are transparent about their supply chains 3️⃣ Reduce, reuse, recycle For more resources and ideas on how to avoid buying products made with forced or slave labor, check out endslaverynow.org #informed #consciousconsumer
Did these three news stories fly under your radar in 2020? So many actions, processes and decisions take place behind the scenes at large corporations... Take a look behind the curtain to discover key stories in corporate accountability like these that we can all learn from. ⠀