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Knowmore.org Profile Knowmore.org is a wiki based amalgamated research site raising awareness of corporate abuse and ethical consumerism. Follow source link for further information on this company's histroy and involvements. Colgate-Palmolive
Health :: Ingredients Safe Cosmetics Colgate-Palmolive has failed to sign the Compact for Safe Cosmetics, which calls on companies to eliminate dangerous ingredients such as potential carcinogens, petroleum-based chemicals, and endocrine disruptors, which Colgate continues to use in its oral products and products that are absorbed through the skin. Colgate-Palmolive
Knowmore.org Profile Knowmore.org is a wiki based amalgamated research site raising awareness of corporate abuse and ethical consumerism. Follow source link for further information on this company's histroy and involvements. Colgate-Palmolive
McSpotlight During the apartheid years, Colgate had subsidiaries in South Africa and in 1990 had a 27% share in the South African detergents market. (Noted here as 'additional information only' due to age of report). Colgate-Palmolive
McSpotlight In March 1992 thousands of protesters took to the streets of Mexico City to protest against the polluting practices and excessive water consumption of the company's local factory. Demands for relocation of the plant to outside the city have been made by local officials amongst others and have so far been ignored. Talks with local citizens were called off in November 1991. (Noted here as 'additional information only' due to age of report). Colgate-Palmolive
Corporate Governance Green America Responsible Shopper profile Listed in the Cleaning Products Industry. Aug. 22, 2011 Colgate-Palmolive
ClimateCounts.org Climate Counts compares companies on their commitment to tackling global warming. Change from previous year's score: +4 Review: 19/22 points. Colgate-Palmolive has been measuring some of its companywide impact on global warming since 2002. Reduce: 36/56 points. Colgate-Palmolive has established clear goals to reduce the company's energy use and the company has reduced its impact on global warming (i.e. its greenhouse gas emissions or climate footprint). Policy Stance: 0/10 points. Colgate-Palmolive has provided no public information that it supports public policy that addresses climate change. Report: 8/12 points. Colgate-Palmolive has made public information available on its efforts to address global warming. May 12, 2011 Colgate-Palmolive
Environmental :: Climate Change Carbon Disclosure Leadership Listed in The Global 500 CDLI* 2010 under Consumer Staples sector with the rating of 91 for the Carbon disclosure score. *Carbon Disclosure Leadership Index (CDLI) Jan. 1, 2010 Colgate-Palmolive
Amalgamated Research ethicalconsumer.org A profile on this company can be seen at 'Ethiscore' website. Follow source link for details on company record and involvements. May 13, 2011 Colgate-Palmolive
Animal Issues :: Animal Testing Uncaged.co.uk Chemical-producing company that tests on animals themselves or pay researchers to carry out animal tests on their behalf. June 8, 2011 Colgate-Palmolive
Environmental :: Climate Change Carbon Disclosure Leadership Listed in The Global 500 CDLI* 2010 under Consumer Staples sector with the rating of 91 for the Carbon disclosure score. *Carbon Disclosure Leadership Index (CDLI) Jan. 1, 2010 Colgate-Palmolive
Social :: Labour Rights Green America Responsible Shopper profile Listed in the Cleaning Products Industry. Aug. 22, 2011 Colgate-Palmolive
Environmental :: Climate Change Green America Responsible Shopper profile Listed in the Cleaning Products Industry. Aug. 22, 2011 Colgate-Palmolive
Environmental :: Climate Change Carbon Disclosure Leadership Listed in the Consumer Staples sector, with a score of 91. The Carbon Disclosure Leadership Index 2010 is a ranking applied to companies responding to the Investor CDP questionnaire about how they actively manage their impact on the environment. Jan. 1, 2010 Colgate-Palmolive
Health :: Ingredients Skin Deep profile Skin Deep is an online safety guide to cosmetics and personal care products, with over 54,000 products rated from 0 (low concern) to 10 (higher concern). May 16, 2011 Colgate-Palmolive
Social :: Human Rights 100% on Corporate Equality Index Company listed under the Household Products category. Jan. 1, 2011 Colgate-Palmolive
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