Tags » Greenwashing

Sustainability topics: Efficiency vs. Resilience

Sustainability is a broad topic, and one I’m very passionate about. The debates on peak oil, renewable energy, conservation, and other topics are fascinating to me and I’m actively working to do more to live the ideas I talk about. 754 more words

Green Technology


Por Conciencia Eco

Hace unos días contemplábamos asombrados la noticia del acuerdo entre la petrolera Shell y la jugueteraLego, con la intención de la petrolera de aparecer en las cajas de juguetes de las famosas piezas de Lego a cambio de venderlas en su red de gasolineras ¿Será por lavar su imagen? 474 more words

Daño Ambiental

Maddening! Litter, but this takes the cake

I have often lamented about how awful littering has become in Finland. It seems there are stories about it in the daily news with reports about the… 89 more words

The Environment

What’s in a name, part 3

I’ve been working very hard these past few weeks on the first two words in the title of this blog: cleaner and leaner. But I’m still missing a very important third word, and that’s greener. 867 more words



I’ve watched a lot of advertising in my life, and I’m guessing many people that might read this have as well. I’d like to think that after buying the back page comic book stuff that fell apart right away, and the designer-labeled stuff that quickly went out of fashion, and the user-friendly software that wasn’t, and the diet stuff that puts on weight, all that stuff, that I am somewhat resistant to advertising. 586 more words


I Went to the Nutritionists' Annual Confab. It Was Catered by McDonald's.

By Kiera Butler. May 12, 2014. On www.motherjones.com

Our national nutrition experts are in bed with Big Food. And we wonder why we’re fat.

One recent Friday afternoon, in a Mariott Hotel ballroom in Pomona, California, I watched two women skeptically evaluate their McDonald’s lunches. 1,486 more words


Humour in Greenwashing

A funny way of seeing greenwashing:

Here are the lyrics of the song:

Photo Clip Greenwashing Tryo

We want the green (6x) washing

we want towers, airbus, diesel / mandarins all seasons / extensive travels in the sky / high-tech at home / new technology / we want to say sorry and / relieve our minds / we want Argentine beef, / Gammon at every meal / and in the kitchen / we want sugar, we want fat / we want more expensive / we want better / we always want a little addition / we want the sea, / we want summer / even in winter you want to sunbathe / 226 more words