19 Nov '11, 10pm

Greenwash Of The Week: Avon's Palm Oil And A Rainforest Charity. #green

Greenwash Of The Week: Avon's Palm Oil And A Rainforest Charity. #green

Avon Products, Inc. has launched Hello Green Tomorrow, a unique global grassroots mobilization in over 65 countries worldwide. The first goal of this environmental movement is to restore trees in the Atlantic Rainforest, in partnership with The Nature Conservancy. - With just $1 per tree, you can join this unique global mobilization and help save the Atlantic Rainforest for today and for the next generation. - Imagine breathing with only seven percent of your lungs. The Atlantic Rainforest in South America helps serve as the “lungs of the earth,” but only seven percent remains, making it one of the world’s most critically endangered ecosystems. This is important to all of us, wherever we live. - As the “lungs of the earth”, tropical forests such as the Atlantic Rainforest are vital to our survival. Rainforests help reduce pollution, mitigate climate change, and s...

Full article: http://www.thegoodhuman.com/2010/08/04/greenwash-of-the-w...

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