Consumers & conscious consuming


Center for a New American Dream -- Helps Americans consume responsibly to protect the environment, enhance quality of life and promote social justice.

Public Citizen -- National, nonprofit consumer advocacy organization founded by Ralph Nader in 1971 to represent consumer interests in Congress, the executive branch and the courts. Mission is to fight for openness and democratic accountability in government, for the right of consumers to seek redress in the courts; for clean, safe and sustainable energy sources; for social and economic justice in trade policies; for strong health, safety and environmental protections; and for safe, effective and affordable prescription drugs and health care.