Welcome to Ethical Consumer's forum, where the community can meet the experts to share knowledge and discuss ethical consumerism.
Ethical Consumer's forum is a place;
- - where you can share with us your experiences of products featured in our buyers guide
- - suggest brands or markets that you want Ethical Consumer to investigate
- - get help with ethical dilemmas
- - ask general ethical questions
Our aim is to create an online community which can share; inform; and empower you to challenge corporate power.
Please read the following information on how to make the forums work for you.
Signing up to the forums
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Setting up your profile
Once you have logged in and on the forum page you can edit your profile. Click on the tab on the right hand corner above the forums called 'My Profile'. Here you can add details about yourself and track forums which you have posted on.
To add a post just click on the thread you are interested in and write your comment in the box provided at the bottom.
Posting on the forums
If we feel your forum post is interesting to other subscribers we may publish it in our bi-monthly magazine.
How the forum is organised
We've selected some topics below we think you might want to discuss. Please post your topic in the most appropriate forum:
Please note that if the moderator feels you post may be better suited in a different forum thread then it will be moved.
About Ethical Consumer
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Buyers Guide Feedback
This area allows the community to ask Ethical Consumer about their opinions on ethical products and comment on the buyers guides. We would like the community to share with us any product reviews (negetive or positive).
The forum will invite Ethical Consumer's researchers to come and share ideas on future research projects. We want the forum community to come and comment on these research projects, sharing ideas or suggestions. Ethical Consumer would like the community to have a greater input into our buyers guide; we would like to hear from you on any ideas on topics you would like to be covered or if there are any particular issues important to you.
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