68%: Green Products Are Worth the Green

By Sharon S. on April 19, 2011 5:24 PM | | Comments (0)

EcoFriendlyAccording to a new survey, 68 percent of U.S. adults say they'll spend more on eco-friendly products made by a brand they trust.

The survey also discovered that 77 percent of adults say that they have a favorable impression of organizations that promote eco-friendly causes and 90 percent say that organizations have an obligation to protect the environment.

Other findings include:

  • 27 percent say that they have boycotted a product during the past year because a company had irresponsible environmentally policies and practices.
  • 78 percent say that buying green is a way to shop ethically.
  • 93 percent say they feel a personal responsibility to take care of the environment.

Additionally, a separate survey focusing specifically on reuse and recycling discovered:

  • 62 percent saying that they are making a deliberate effort to purchase products made by eco-friendly companies.
  • 68 percent said they look to see if products are made from recycled materials.
  • 57 percent said they are likely to encourage others to buy products made from recycled materials.

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