Tag: "New Rules of Green Marketing"

The Rise of the Biobased Economy

The Rise of the Biobased Economy

January 14, 2012 | Comments (10)

Our economy is slowly but surely heeding the signal that carbon is the new watchword. During the past few years, a steady stream of so-called “biobased” products have been making their way to retail shelves – compostable dinnerware made from corn, plant-based laundry detergents, and bamboo flooring among them. Coke and Pepsi are now competing to be first to market with a soft drink bottle derived entirely from sugarcane or other plant materials.

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Greening Your Bottom Line

Greening Your Bottom Line

September 3, 2011 | Comments (0)

Ask businesses why they don’t tout green achievements more often, and their answer will likely be fear of greenwash.
Before you let such fears deter you from making investments in sustainable technology or promoting your green achievements, consider how difficult it is for any advertiser to gain consumer trust.

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