I got so annoyed on my last shopping trip, I really needed some summer time shirts that didnt’ make me look 12 and things are on sale now so yeah a shopping trip was in order.
To stay green I like to buy from consignment when I can but this was just one of those times that new was in order. I unfortunately can’t afford the organic and sustainable clothing I would like so off to the department store we went. I found a few things and when I arrived home I saw this magical tag:
Since you can’t read that it says: “Live and let live, Being realized and comfortable with everyone and everything. Each day is a special event to be received in a unifying way. Treat the world with the respect and love you want for yourself, and enjoy wearing our clothes.”
Sounds promising huh? nope I think it was like an 80/20 Polyester?Cotton blend…hardly earth friendly. Wow. This is something called green washing I’m sure I’ve talked about it before but for the life of me I can’t find that post. So just in case (from www.m-w.com)
Definition of GREENWASHING
Origin of GREENWASHING
1green (environmentalist) + brainwashing
They do sugar waxing, which not only feels better but it uses no cloth or paper rip strips.
Real sheets that get washed
Sell enviromentaly friendly products
Paper free scheduling and receipts she does it all on her phone!