environmentally-friendly

FTC Spells Out New Norms for Green Marketing

October 8, 2010 / 2 Comments

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has made amendments in its guidelines for eco-friendly moves in businesses. According to the chairman of the organization, Jon Leibowitz, the guidelines are revised with an objective to avoid dilemma between the various companies which incorporate ‘green’ movements and their customers. In most of the recent cases, what companies think green and what consumers really ...

Gateway Eco-Friendly HD Monitors Rolled Out

October 6, 2010 / No Comments

Gateway has come out with its environmentally-friendly monitors. This new high definition monitor is available in 21.5 inch FHX2152L, 23 inch FHD2302L and 24-inch FHX2402L models. The thin screen has 12-million-to-1 contrast ratios along with an aspect ratio of 16:9. It also feature native 1920 x 1080 screen resolution and 2ms response times.

Frito-Lay Abandons Biodegradable SunChips Bags, Owing to Noise

October 5, 2010 / 2 Comments

Frito-Lay had, some time back, introduced a biodegradable bag made from plant material for its product SunChips few months ago. Now, the company has decided to sack this noisy bag. The noise of the bag is attributed to its unusual molecular structure which makes the bag more rigid. Packages of six flavors of the snack carry this bag. Frito-Lay is replacing ...