PRESENTED BY FIT ENTERPRISE STUDIES,DIGITAL DESIGN AND THE SUSTAINABLE DESIGN ENTREPRENEURS PROGRAM
Greenwashing or an Honest Mistake? The Misadventures of Supply Chain Management and Sustainability.
It sounds like an old school company problem but the conflict comes between the Honest Company and their white labeling of Ecos Laundry detergent as their own. The Honest Company did independent testing prior to bringing on Ecos as their supplier and trusted the test results when they came up clean for SLS, the chemical ingredient identified as a skin irritant. After the deal was done, a competitor of Ecos lobbied a charge of false advertising claiming Ecos had used SLS. Soon after the claim, Ecos removed all traces of SLS from their website. Question is did they remove it from their product?
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WHEN: Tuesday, April 19, 2016 from 8:30 AM to 7:30 PM (EDT)
WHERE: Fashion Institute of Technology – 227 West 27th Street, New York, NY 10001
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