chocolate


 

GRADE

COMPANY

Green

Sustainable

Awards

Membership

Ethics

Equality

Environment

Social Responsibility

Animals

Boycotts

Corporate Crime

 A+

Endangered Species

CAM Certified

Organic, Sustainble Farming

 

 

Fair Trade

Slave-Free

 

 

 

 

 

 A+

Equal Exchange

CAM Certified

Organic, Sustainble Farming

 

 

Fair Trade

Slave-Free

 

 

 

 

 

 A+

Rapunzel

Green Business

Organic, Sustainble Farming

 

 

Fair Trade

Slave-Free

 

 

 

 

 

 A

Divine

CAM Certified

Farmer-Owned Cooperative

 

 

Fair Trade

Slave-Free

 

 

 

 

 

 A

Dagoba

CAM Certified

Organic

 

 

(Fair Trade)

Slave-Free

 

 

 

 

 

 A

Shaman

CAM Certified

Organic

 

 

Fair Trade

Slave-Free

 

 

 

 

 

 A

Green & Black's

Green Business

Organic

 

 

Fair Trade

Slave-Free

 

 

 

 

 

 A-

Cloud Nine

(SunSpire)

Green Business

Organic

 

 

 

Slave-Free

 

 

 

 

 

 A-

Newmans Own

 

Organic

 

 

 

Slave-Free

 

 

 

 

 

 B-

Cadbury

 

CK 2005/2006 – 100 Most Sustainable

 

 

COV – Pos. Ethical Score,  FTSE4Good Index

 

 

 

 

 

 

 C+

Hershey's

 

 

 

GSP

 

 

 

CEP – 2.7 GPA

 

 

 

 C+

Scharffen Berger (Hershey's)

 

 

 

GSP

 

 

 

CEP – 2.7 GPA

 

 

 

 C

Ferrero Rocher, Russell Stover, Chocolove, Whitman's, Ghirardelli, Lindt, Droste

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 D+

Dove

(M&M-Mars)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Animal Testing

 

MM – Top 10 Worst (2002)

 D+

Swiss Miss

(ConAgra)

 

 

 

 

 

 

CERES – Climate Change Score 4/100

CEP – 1.9 GPA

 

 

MM – Top 100 Corporate Criminals(50)

 F

Nestle

 

 

 

BSR

 

HRC – Equality Score 29/100

CERES – Climate Change Score 29/100

CEP – "F" GPA, CAM Bottom Rung

 

Baby Milk Action

MM – Top 10 Worst (1988,1989)

 F

Perugina

(Nestle)

 

 

 

BSR

 

HRC – Equality Score 29/100

CERES – Climate Change Score 29/100

CEP – "F" GPA, CAM Bottom Rung

 

Baby Milk Action

MM – Top 10 Worst (1988,1989)

 F

Toblerone

(Kraft)

 

 

 

BSR

 

HRC – Equality Score 100/100

CERES – Climate Change Score 11/100

CEP – F GPA, CAM Bottom Rung

 

Corporate Accountability Intl & Organic Consumers Assn.

MM – Top 10 Worst (1988, 1989, 1994, 1997, 2001)

 

    GRADE: Major Grade

    COMPANY: Company Brand (Parent Company in Parentheses)

    GREEN?: Designation for Green Businesses

    SUSTAINBLE: Tracks Data Regarding Sustainability of Business Practices

    AWARDS: Awards for Social & Environmental Responsibility

    MEMBERSHIP: Membership in Socially Responsible Business Organizations

    ETHICS: Overall Measures of Ethical Behavior

    EQUALITY: Equal Treatment of GLBT Employees & Consumers

    ENVIRONMENT: Tracks Data Regarding Environmental Impacts of Products

    SOC. RESP.: Overall Social & Environmental Responsibility Data

    ANIMAL TESTING: Companies Engaged in Unnecessary Animal Testing

    BOYCOTTS: Current National & International Boycotts Against the Company

    CORPORATE CRIME: Data Tracking Corporate Crime & Irresponsibility

    CK: Corporate Knights

    WEC: World Environment Center

    BSR: Business for Social Responsibility

    CEP: Center for Economic Priorities

    GSP: Global Sullivan Principles

    CAM: Co-op America

    CCC: Clean Computer Campaign [SVTC]

    BE: Business Ethics

    SVN: Social Venture Network

    COV: Covalence Ethical Quotation System

    FTSE4Good: UK Based FTSE Index

    HRC: Human Rights Campaign

    MM: Multinational Monitor

    EPA: US Environmental Protection Agency

    CI: The Cornucopia Institute