Sustainability News & Insights

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September 12, 2013

“Made in the USA” counts with consumers

And so do “chemicals of concern” and recycling. For our Eco Pulse™ 2013 study, we asked respondents to choose the three most...

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September 11, 2013

Don’t put those green products in a separate aisle

Most people simply never visit the “green ghetto” in grocery stores.Two keys to selling green products is to make the purchase...

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August 6, 2013

Consumers need free trials, coupons and money-back guarantees to help them try green cleaning products

Our Eco Pulse™ 2013 research tells us that most American consumers feel a strong attraction to the idea of natural cleaning products. But...

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August 1, 2013

Consumers are avoiding disposable paper products. They need to hear more about sustainable forestry – and soon!

We’re seeing a dramatic shift in the disposable paper product category. In our Eco Pulse™ 2013 survey, 30 percent of respondents said...

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July 29, 2013

Nagged by the rags: The daunting task of buying clothes made in the U.S.A.

As a busy mom, student and writer, the idealistic, cause-embracing days of youth had long given way to more practical realities. But over...

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July 25, 2013

Before your company uses a “no VOC” message, you’ve got to explain it first

Indoor air quality is on the American radar screen, but "no VOCs" is not.