Join thousands of others and become an ethical consumer today.
We are an independent, not-for-profit, multi-stakeholder co-operative with open membership.
At the heart of the ethical consumer movement, since 1989.
We are an independent, not-for-profit, multi-stakeholder co-operative with open membership, based in Manchester.
We provide all the tools and resources you need to make choices at the checkout simple, informed and effective.
Includes guides to: Tea, Coffee, Coffee Shops
Tea & Coffee Special
Includes guides to:
- Ground coffee & beans
- Instant coffee
- Pods for coffee machines
- Coffee Shops
- Black & green tea
- Herbal, fruit & rooibos tea
Features on: Plastic in teabags, Disposable coffee cups
Issue 176 (Jan/Feb 2019) now in print and online.
In this guide we investigate, score and rank the ethical and environmental record of 15 coffee shop chains. We also look at tax dodging, Fairtrade, shine a spotlight on the ethics of Starbucks and give our recommended buys.Read more →
In this guide we investigate, score and rank the ethical and environmental record of 47 tea brands. We also look at certification schemes, workers' rights and shine a spotlight on the ethics of Unilever and give our recommended buys.Read more →
How to use your money to help people and planet.
Learn how to use your money to help people and planet with our personal finance guides.
In them we rate and rank over 100 banking and investment brands in 12 product categories helping you make the most out of your money.
More from Ethical Consumer
Here at Ethical Consumer we believe in sharing the ethical Christmas spirit, providing information on everything from where to shop on the high street to picking individual products from Best Buy Label companies. Plus you can use our Alternatives to Amazon guides to ditch the online giant for once and for all.Read more →