Green Consumerism?

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Plans are being made for the Green Exchange, the first “green” mall in the US, to open in Chicago in 2008. The building will be built on environmentally sensitive principles and will house environmentally friendly businesses. Surely a sign that the green economy has become mainstream, but has “green” become just another corporate product?

The Mall Goes Green Jeffrey Gangemi Business Week March 22, 2007

“By providing a concentration of green and socially responsible businesses, Green Exchange is helping small green providers get bigger and attract more business in an environment that reinforces their ideals.”

Much more at treehugger.com. And read more about the business of going green here and at this old post.

Posted by Chris

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