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Ethical Consumer Magazine is an indispensable read for any independent thinker.


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Issue 163 (Sept/Oct 2016)


Your guide to mobile phones and mobile computers

Product Guides: mobile phones, laptops, tablets, hybrid 2-in-1s and e-readers

animal welfare in Japan


Plus: how to boycott the Brexit backers

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Issue 158 (Jan/Feb 2015) includes:

Product Guides to High Street Clothing Shops, Jeans and Waterproof Jackets.

Special Report: How campaigning is making fashion more ethical. 

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 Issue 164 Jan/Feb 2017 will include: 

Product Guides: mobile phone networks, broadband, bookshops, shavers, razors, epilators, batteries.

Published 12th December.


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