Ethical Consumer Magazine

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

Each issue features detailed product guides, news of ethical products and campaigns, in-depth features, opinion, comment, boycott updates, readers' letters, and much more. Discover the truth behind the products we buy and the companies we buy them from.

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Issue 190 (May/June 2021)

Shopping guides:

  • Fridges & Freezers
  • Cookers, ovens & hobs
  • Vacuum Cleaners
  • Beer & Lager

The magazine includes:

  • score tables rating and comparing the brands
  • Best Buy recommendations
  • which fridges are the most energy efficient
  • why induction hobs and electric cookers are the way forward
  • spotlight on Dyson
  • choosing lower impact and vegan beer
  • dangerous chemicals in sustainable packaging
  • news from Tax Tech Now campaign
  • the latest on Boohoo

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Ethical Consumer magazine is printed on chlorine-free, 100% post-consumer waste paper sourced from Paperback. It is printed locally by Rap Spiderweb using vegetable-based inks. Our envelopes are also 100% post-consumer recycled paper.

Back issues

  • Issue 157

    Cover of back issue Issue 157

    Product guides: Cat & Dog food, Instant & Ground Coffee, Perfume & Aftershave

    Features: Amazon's tax turnaround? Ethical charity sponsorship and climate change