Archive for May 11th, 2011

Economic prosperity and “going green”

Wednesday, May 11th, 2011

The New York Times reports that American consumers no longer want to splurge on environmentally friendly but more expensive products now that their financial outlook isn't so good. But America’s eco-consciousness, it turns out, is fickle. As recession gripped the country, the consumer’s love affair with green products, from recycled toilet ...