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  • ftc issues revised "green guides" | federal trade commission

    FTC Issues Revised "Green Guides" | Federal Trade Commission

    The Federal Trade Commission issued revised “Green Guides” that are designed to help marketers ensure that the claims they make about the environmental attributes of their products are truthful and non-deceptive.

  • green guides | federal trade commission

    Green Guides | Federal Trade Commission

    The Federal Trade Commission’s Green Guides are designed to help marketers avoid making environmental claims that mislead consumers. The Green Guides were first issued in 1992 and were revised in 1996, 1998, and 2012.

  • green guides | federal trade commission

    Green Guides | Federal Trade Commission

    FTC Issues Revised "Green Guides" (October 1, 2012) Federal Trade Commission Proposes Revised "Green Guides" (October 6, 2010) FTC Announces Workshop on 'Green Guides' and Environmental Claims for Building and Textiles (June 3, 2008) FTC Announces Workshop on Green Guides and Packaging (February 25, 2008)

  • part 260– guides for the use of environmental marketing claims

    PART 260– GUIDES FOR THE USE OF ENVIRONMENTAL MARKETING CLAIMS

    § 260.1 Purpose, Scope, and Structure of the Guides. (a) These guides set forth the Federal Trade Commission’s current views about environmental claims. The guides help marketers avoid making environmental marketing claims that are unfair or deceptive under Section 5 of the FTC Act, 15 U.S.C. § 45. They do not confer

  • guides for the use of environmental marketing claims ("green

    Guides for the Use of Environmental Marketing Claims ("Green

    The official website of the Federal Trade Commission, protecting America’s consumers for over 100 years. Guides for the Use of Environmental Marketing Claims ("Green Guides") | Federal Trade Commission

  • enviromental claims: summary of the green guides

    Enviromental Claims: Summary of the Green Guides

    Summary of the Green Guides General Environmental Benefit Claims O Marketers should not make broad, unqualified general environmental benefit claims like ‘green’ or ‘eco-friendly.’ Broad claims are difficult to substantiate, if not impossible. O Marketers should qualify general claims with specific environmental benefits.

  • ftc issues revised "green guides" | cooper, white & cooper

    FTC Issues Revised "Green Guides" | Cooper, White & Cooper

    After a two-year comment process, the Federal Trade Commission has adopted revised Guides for the Use of Environmental Marketing Claims (“Green Guides”) to assist marketers in avoiding making misleading environmental claims about their products. The revisions include general updates to the Green Guides as well as new sections on the use of

  • ftc issues revised "green guides" | architect magazine

    FTC Issues Revised "Green Guides" | Architect Magazine

    The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) issued revised “Green Guides” this week to help ensure that manufacturers’ claims about environmental attributes of their products are truthful and nondeceptive. The changes include new sections on the use of carbon offsets, green certifications and seals, and renewable energy and renewable materials claims.

  • ftc issues revised green guides | ad law access

    FTC Issues Revised Green Guides | Ad Law Access

    Posted in Advertising Law, Federal Trade Commission, Green Marketing Yesterday, the FTC issued a revised version of their Green Guides that is designed to help marketers ensure that claims about the environmental benefits of their products are truthful and not misleading.

  • ftc issues revised "green guides" | workplace safety

    FTC Issues Revised "Green Guides" | Workplace Safety

    On October 1, 2012, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) published final changes to its Guides for the Use of Environmental Marketing Claims, commonly known as the “Green Guides.” The FTC first issued the Green Guides in 1992 to help marketers ensure that claims they make are true and substantiated.

  • ftc issues revised "green guides" - burr & forman

    FTC Issues Revised "Green Guides" - Burr & Forman

    On October 1, 2012, after many years of study and evaluations of several iterations, the Federal Trade Commission issued revised “Green Guides” targeting environmental marketing claims. The revised Green Guides include updates to the existing Guides and new sections on the use of carbon offsets, “green” certifications and seals, and renewable energy and renewable materials …

  • management alert - seyfarth shaw

    Management Alert - Seyfarth Shaw

    FTC Issues Revised “Green Guides” On October 1, 2012, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) published final changes to its Guides for the Use of Environmental Marketing Claims, commonly known as the “Green Guides.” The FTC first issued the Green Guides