22 Apr '11, 4pm

@NYTimes Says Green Sales Are Down, But Misses the Real Point

@NYTimes Says Green Sales Are Down, But Misses the Real Point

Jessica Frohman, the volunteer cochair of the [Sierra Club]'s toxics committee, says her panel never took the standard vote on the Clorox products: "The Green Works proposal said CONFIDENTIAL all over it. My committee never saw it. My cochair and I did ask [Clorox] a lot of questions -- we wanted to know what was in the product." ... "the people who serve on these committees are more policy wonks than chemists. There isn't anyone in the Sierra Club who's going to guarantee anything about those products. If it were up to me, I would have done a lot more investigation down that path... . It doesn't make me thrilled, to be perfectly honest."

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