Two Sides has reported that  its research into more than 600 of the world’s ‘leading’ corporations, including banks, utilities, telecoms and insurance giants, has shown that a total of 460 of those companies have been using misleading and unsubstantiated environmental statements, despite specific advertising legislation to protect consumers in many countries.
To date, 278 of those companies have removed such statements as a result of ongoing engagement by Two Sides. “We’re really pleased that Two Sides is having such a significant effect on some of the world’s largest and most influential organisations. But there is no room for complacency, and there is still a great deal of work to do with the remaining companies that continue to mislead their customers”, says Martyn Eustace, chairman of Two Sides UK.
Internationally, Two Sides teams are continuing to tackle greenwash in their respective countries.