Life is Cheap

“Will the latest Bangladesh fatalities finally bring change to unethical supply chains?” April 25, 2013. London, United Kingdom. Yet another horrific incident has occurred in Bangladesh. On April 24th a factory collapse killed more than 1000 people, injured more than 2,500 and forced a 24 hour rescue operation that rescued more than 2,400 people including […]

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ETHICAL GOODS SALES INCREASE DESPITE RECESSION

January 2nd, 2013. London, United Kingdom. The Co-operative Bank puts sales of ethical goods and services in 2011 at more than £47bn, up from £35.5bn five years ago according to a new report. Since the onset of the economic downturn five years ago, the value of ethical markets from Fairtrade products and green energy to […]

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12 Days of Christmas – Day 12

Day 12’s Sustainable Christmas Gift Idea – Home-made Christmas Treats Our favourite sustainable gift idea is saved until last. And it couldn’t be more on-trend! All the TV cooking and variety shows are showing you how to make economical and unique home made Christmas treats. The site of them gets all of our appetites going, so […]

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12 Days of Christmas – Day 11

Day 11’s Sustainable Christmas Gift Idea – Gift a Tree Presents don’t get more sustainable than the gift of a tree! And you certainly won’t be stuck for choice either! Fruit trees, potted plants, vegetables, Bonsai’s or herbs can be a unique and original present that your loved one can reap the benefits from. Plants […]

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12 Days of Christmas – Day 10

Day 10’s Sustainable Christmas Gift Idea – Homemade Christmas Decorations Christmas decorations have become quite dull, unless you have a huge budget to spend. Tired of all of the boring baubles, mass produced stars and trinkets that have made our all our trees look like cloned catalogue creations? Homemade decorations  can be created from materials already […]

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12 Days of Christmas – Day 9

Day 9’s Sustainable Christmas Gift Idea – A Night-In Gift Pack A great gift idea for families is a ‘Night-In’ gift pack made up of all the things to enjoy a cosy night in with all the family. This is not just economical but it is an opportunity to enjoy those special family moments. And […]

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Merry Christmas

Ethical Goods would like to take this opportunity to wish you a Merry Christmas and a very Happy New Year! We hope that your time together with family and friends this Christmas is full of wonder, generosity and peace. We also hope that 2013 is a great year for you. If you are making any […]

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12 Days of Christmas – Day 8

Day 8’s Sustainable Christmas Gift Idea – Ethical Stationery A great present to buy is a product that is linked with charity. Not only can you be sure that you get a useful, ethical product, but you also know that something good happens when you buy it. We think a pretty great example of this […]

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12 Days of Christmas – Day 7

Day 7’s Sustainable Christmas Gift Idea – Grobox mat for children This is a great gift, easy to use and an educational tool for children to learn about growing their own plants, fruit and vegetables. The Grobox mat is made out of waste materials and support cities through the GROW Foundation, greening spaces, changing lives […]

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