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The Greenwash Brigade

Tech Soup Blog

Greenwashing is the practice of making false environmental claims. The Greenwash Brigade is a part of American Public Media's Public Insight Network , which is a network of more than 70,000 self nominated people across the world with particular areas of expertise who volunteer to fact check public radio news stories. They have recently published Greenwashes of the Year 2008 and here are some of their findings: Fiji Water's new green campaign.

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How to Win the Story Wars


Not only are they engaging with us in great conversations across social media channels, they are also our critics, so being sincere is critical. Sachs highlighted the example of the Fiji Green marketing campaign, where consumers quickly learned that Fuji’s practices weren’t "green" at all. Be honest, does your nonprofit spend time and resources on crafting a good story to share with your supporters? If you are shaking your head no, you are not alone.

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