Your dollar is your vote – make it count!
the guide to
aNd offiCe suppLies
over 50,000 Copies soLd
toiLet paper Forest logging (choose recycled)
E Sime and Co
Delsey, Kleenex, Wondersoft Kimberly-Clark
Asia Pulp & Paper
(Sinar Mas Group)
how to use this guide & IcoN mENU
Use the Contents
or Index to find the
‘product type’ you
Look in the left-hand
column to find the
brand you usually buy.
See the right-hand
column for the
and parent company.
Seek a best buy
ownership / rating,
The right-hand columns
contain the country of
ownership code and an
icon indicating the rating
for a company.
PrAISES, No CrItICISMS
LESSEr PrAISE, No CrItICISMS
produCt of austraLia
Visit our website www.ethical.org.au to give feedback to the companies on the choices you have made and why.
If there are concerns
about an entire industry,
you will see an industry
alert in the header bar for
Welcome to the 2010 edition of The Guide to Ethical
Supermarket Shopping. To help you navigate through
the issues connected to your everyday purchases,
we’ve not only updated company information, but also
added a more detailed rating system, new blurbs, and
two new categories — Alcohol and Office Supplies.
We live in a time of human rights abuse, animal
cruelty, genetically modified foods and industry’s
massive impact on the environment. These factors
can often seem beyond our control and quite
removed from our everyday life. However