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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: Electricity & gas suppliers, Heat pumps, Solar PV, Solar thermal
The latest magazine includes guides to:
- Electricity & gas suppliers
- Heat Pumps
- Solar PV
- Solar Thermal
Feature on: which binoculars are linked to shooting wildlife?
Issue 189 (March/April 2021) now in print and online.
Research, scores and rankings for 16 ground source and air source heat pump brands. We look at types of heat pump, their efficiency and performance, environmental impact, carbon savings, running costs, and grants. Plus give our Best Buys and recommended buys.Read more →
We investigate, score and rank the ethical and environmental record of 20 electricity and gas suppliers. We look at the fuels that generate a supplier's electricity, green tariffs, renewable generation, biogas and 'vegan' energy, smart meters, energy prices and fuel poverty, UK renewables targets and give our recommended buys.Read more →
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In this Ethical Consumer shopping guide we investigate, score and rank the ethical and environmental record of 22 ethical online shops and retailers. We also look at product ranges, the growth of the ethical shopping market, and ask whether it is ethical to shop online?Read more →
In this guide we investigate, score and rank the ethical and environmental record of 23 supermarkets. We also look at an A-Z of policies from palm oil to cocoa production, shine a spotlight on the ethics of Unicorn wholefood grocery in Manchester and give our recommended buys.Read more →