This credential lets consumers know that EcoPlum stands with the best environmentally friendly companies in the country and complies with all standards set out by Green America for its approved members.
New York, NY (PRWEB) September 22, 2011
Today, EcoPlum, Where it Pays to Buy Green®, announced it has earned the coveted Green America Business Seal of Approval providing the highest tier of approved membership in the Green Business Network (GBN) and listing in the National Green Pages™ directory and online at GreenPages.org. EcoPlum is the green shopping rewards site for eco friendly products and green living ideas that makes it fun, easy and rewarding to go green.
The Green America Seal of Approval is a trusted emblem standing for sustainability and social justice in the marketplace. As an approved business, EcoPlum passed a rigorous screening process demonstrating how its business practices are committed to social and environmental responsibility.
Gia Machlin, Founder and CEO of EcoPlum, exclaimed: “Reaching this milestone and gaining Green America’s Business Seal of Approval is very gratifying. While we have always taken care to sell eco friendly products from vendors that have earned notable eco-labels, or make products primarily from recycled materials, this credential lets consumers know that EcoPlum stands with the best environmentally friendly companies in the country and complies with all standards set out by Green America for its approved members.”
EcoPlum carries stylish eco friendly clothing, fair trade jewelry, accessories, skincare, and other green personal and household products. Every purchase at EcoPlum Online earns EcoChipz rewards points. This unique loyalty program encourages continued purchasing of environmentally friendly products, with earned discounts and coupons. Customers may also convert their points for donations to a number of environmental organizations.
About Green America
Green America is a nonprofit membership organization dedicated to harnessing the economic power of consumers, investors and businesses to promote social justice and environmental sustainability. Green America’s Green Business Network™ (GBN) is the first, largest, and most diverse network of socially and environmentally responsible businesses in the US. More information is available http://www.greenamerica.org/greenbusiness/network.cfm
EcoPlum is the green shopping rewards site with eco friendly products and green living ideas that makes it fun, easy and rewarding to go green. Under its loyalty program, buying green at EcoPlum online earns EcoChipz rewards points, good for coupons in its shop or donations to environmental causes. Stylish and unique green products are carefully selected from vendors who earn third party sustainability certification, carry notable eco-labels, or make products primarily from recycled materials. EcoPlum’s mission is to foster environmental stewardship by informing, empowering and inspiring a community of people to be conscious of their daily habits, purchases, and impact on the world’s limited resources. A trusted source for information on how to be green, EcoPlum has a wide array of original content and a strong social media presence.
EcoPlum’s online shop carries eco friendly clothing, green accessories, fair trade jewelry, safe cosmetics and skincare, and other environmentally friendly products. Industry experts write monthly columns on Eco Friendly Beauty, Green Entertainment, Green Interior Design, Local and Organic Cooking, Greening Our Schools, Green Fashion and other EcoLiving topics. Every day, EcoPlum curates the best green tips and videos, and breaking environmental news for its readers, while encouraging them to share this content and their own. EcoPlum is also a resource for local green business listings, recycling information, restaurant and travel listings, book and video recommendations, and much more.
The EcoPlum Blog, Confessions of a Reformed Consumer, follows founder Gia Machlin on her personal journey from an over-consuming, waste-producing materialist to an informed environmentalist. Gia and EcoPlum have been featured on Green is Good Radio, WOR Talk Radio, Crain’s New York, and in many other business publications.
EcoPlum, Where it Pays to Buy Green®. More information about EcoPlum is available at http://www.ecoplum.com, via info(at)ecoplum(dot)com, on Facebook, and on Twitter @ecoplum.