28 Jul '11, 3pm

Social Responsibility is Green: Socially responsible products and consumer awareness can change the world.

Social Responsibility is Green: Socially responsible products and consumer awareness can change the world.

When I was little, my sister taught me that when all the numbers on the digital clock were the same (1:11, 2:22, 3:33, you get the idea) that I could close my eyes and make a wish and if when I opened them back up, the numbers hadn’t rolled over yet, my wish would come true. What I find myself wishing for more and more these days is awareness . Specifically, awareness on a grand scale, or rather awareness on a small scale with grand results. I wish that everyone knew that each one of their purchases, be it food in the store or in a restaurant; drinks from the mini mart; shoes from a sporting good store; or clothes from a pretty boutique; makes a difference. Every purchase we make has an impact – on the people at the very beginning, and during each step of that product’s life; on the place in the ground or ocean or tree or river where the ingredients were gathered for that ...

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