October 22, 2014
Whole Foods Market unwraps a self-declared eco-label to tell consumers which fruits, vegetables, and flowers are better for the environment.
May 12, 2014
Since the U.S. SEC rule violates commercial speech rights, companies won’t post negative declarations.
April 18, 2014
Requirements imposed on national governments intend to stop exporters from “port hopping” in the search of the most lenient inspectors.
July 1, 2013
A major player joins the crusade against e-waste and the dumping of hazardous materials in developing nations.
June 15, 2013
These basic principles can aid producers, procurement officers, companies, and financiers in deciding which standards are crediblity and effective.
May 12, 2013
Industry is unable to make a convincing case for exceptions to rules on the export of products containing toxic wastes into unwelcoming countries.
April 14, 2013
Much more could be done by governments and industry to protect people and the environment.
November 1, 2012
Human rights, worker rights, and the environment must be taken care of before investing in the fragile democracy.
September 16, 2012
The emissions trading program has been battling one problem after another. The situation is a mess and threatens the livelihood of power-hungry companies in Norway.
September 1, 2012
The World Trade Organization says the U.S. dolphin-safe labeling rules must change. The label has been judged unfair for 20 years.