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CNET: When Corporate Greenwashing Chafes Environmentalists

Posted By Jill Fehrenbacher On March 30, 2007 @ 3:28 pm In Announcements,Greenwashing | 7 Comments

CNET Greenwashing Article, GE Ecomagination, Walmart [1]

Greenwashing [2] is a hot topic these days. We’ve seen unusually heated debate over our recent posts on GE Ecomagination [3] and Walmart [4], and just yesterday we spotted this provocative article over on CNET about the issue of corporate greenwashing >

When corporate ‘greening’ chafes environmentalists > [5]

Treehugger architecture guru Lloyd Alter [6] is quoted throughout the piece, giving his opinion on GE and Ford Motor Company’s “Green” Initiatives, and Inhabitat friend Marc Alt (MAP) [7] also makes an appearance, weighing in on Walmart. For anyone with an interest in greenwashing and corporate greening, this thoughtful article is a must read.

Read Full CNET Article > [5]

+ Inhabitat post on P&G Greenwashing > [2]


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URLs in this post:

[1] Image: http://www.inhabitat.com/2007/03/30/greenwashing-in-cnet/

[2] Greenwashing: http://www.inhabitat.com/2007/03/06/greenwashing-101-the-swiffer-green-or-greenwash/

[3] GE Ecomagination: http://www.inhabitat.com/2007/03/24/general-electric-ecoimagination/

[4] Walmart: http://www.inhabitat.com/2007/03/21/how-green-is-that-gameboy-ask-walmart/

[5] When corporate ‘greening’ chafes environmentalists >: http://news.com.com/When+corporate+greening+chafes+environmentalists/2100-11746_3-6171445.html

[6] Treehugger architecture guru Lloyd Alter: http://www.treehugger.com/authors/index.php?author=lloyd

[7] (MAP): http://www.marcalt.com/

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