July 10, 2008 at 4:20 am (ABOUT, ENVIRONMENT, FASHION, GREEN BUSINESS CONSIDERATIONS, GREEN ECO FASHION, SUSTAINABILITY)
Tags: ECO-FASHION, GREEN COTTON, ORGANIC APPAREL
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November 2, 2007 at 3:06 am (BEAUTY PRODUCTS, ECONOMICS OF GREEN FASHION, GREEN BUSINESS CONSIDERATIONS, GREEN STORES, NEW STORES)
Tags: BOSTON, FASHION, GREEN BUSINESSES, GREEN STORES, ORGANIC APPAREL, SUSTAINABILITY
This brand new multi-purpose shop, Greenward, opened in Porter Square recently, with an all around green mission: to offer a wide range of eco-friendly products for the one-stop green minded shopper. From recycled materials to ‘recyclable’ products, organic products, handmade items, energy efficient items, biodegradable, AND educational products, the store covers the green gamut.All products are screened to meet at least one but ideally several of the above criteria, and fall into the following categories:
- Cards and stationary
- Handbags and other bags
- Books and magazines
- Urban cycling accessories
- Toys and games
- Things for baby
- Energy efficiency improvement items
- Natural cleaning products
The store sounds like the ‘Target’ of green products (though not as big, which is kind of nice). Greenward appears to be an all around environmentally and socially conscious store that aims to do well for consumers, the environment and the community. I will be checking out the store in November– so stay tuned for a real-time review after Thanksgiving, but in the meantime, if you are in the area and are also looking for eco-apparel store, you might also want to check out Envi located on Newbury Street in Boston.
in Porter Square, Cambridge, Greenward is an independent
boutique specializing in eco-modern
Monday-Wednesday, Friday, Saturday: 11am-6pm
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