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The New and Improved FTC Green Guides: Marketing for Renewable Energy, Carbon Offsets, and On-Product Claims

by Center for Resource Solutions

Published October 24, 2012 in Business

Originally Aired October 10th and 24th, 2012. The U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) recently issued a long-awaited update to its "Green Guides" that provides new guidance on environmental claims, including the use of renewable energy and carbon offsets. Join Kathleen Pessolano, an attorney in the Bureau of Consumer Protection at the Federal Trade Commission, and CRS Counsel Robin Quarrier in a webinar explaining these updates, which expand the FTC's critical review of environmental claims by manufacturers and energy consumers. In this webinar, attendees will learn the scope of the newly revised FTC Green Guides, and their application to product manufacturers and renewable energy hosts, sellers, and purchasers.