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Greenwashing of Food Products

In this lecture on Greenwashing we looked at the persuasive power of how food packages create stories told about it’s contents. This clever use of packaging allows a product to have an influence on the consumer even before the product is tasted as the visuals suggest an idea of whats inside. 667 more words


COP21 and Concerns about "Climate Smart Agriculture"

I’m linking to an important response to some of the greenwash that takes place around the discussion of agriculture and climate change. The big United Nation Conference of Parties on climate change is about to take place in Paris, yet extremely significant greenhouse gas emissions from agriculture are… 3,448 more words

Food Sovereignty


A friend of mine requested me to check out this video, for her final year project. I learn the new terms hereafter, greenwashing.

Indeed, the society are pushing for everything green, here we come, the GREEN that seem green but not green. 16 more words


The Greenwashing Con

As one article said, “Green is the new black.” Whether looking at house cleaning products, building materials, or the sheets you use on your bed, you are sure to find a brand that is proudly declaring it’s new green products. 300 more words

Blog Posts


Please take a look at our new retail website, Two Sisters Ecotextiles (www.twosistersecotextiles.com).  We launched a few weeks ago and we’d love to know what you think! 1,149 more words

Vote for Hazelwood's Engie for a Pinocchio Climate Award in Paris

Engie (formerly GDF Suez) is the majority owner of Hazelwood brown coal mine and power station and other energy assets in the LaTrobe Valley. It is where the 45 day minefire occurred that choked Morwell and much of the valley. 360 more words


Just toss plastics and aluminums in the trash!!!!!

I called ACE again, because despite the position of the sales rep that they do not sort recycling from the trash, Building Manager Michelle is confident, adamant, and downright stuck, not to say stubbornly fixed on the predilection they separate the plastics and aluminums. 113 more words