Compact fluorescent light bulbs (CFLs)

Compact fluorescent lightbulbs

Performance and price have greatly improved since our last test of CFLs.

4 Aug 2010 | We test 15 "warm white" CFL bulbs of about 15W, including screw and bayonet fittings in a variety of shapes.

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Laundry Greenwash

Choice complaint to Seventh Generation

4 Jun 2010 | Choice’s Green Watch campaign has uncovered another misleading green claim.

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Universal phone chargers: Say no to overcharging

A CHOICE call to action - we need your help!

4 Feb 2010 | CHOICE is targeting mobile phone companies that are resisting moves to reduce excessive e-waste.

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Energy retailers must promote greater efficiency

Energy efficiency awards and league tables for retailers recommended by CHOICE commissioned report

2 Feb 2010 | Improving energy efficiency can save costs and lower electricity supply costs in the future, as well as reduce our carbon emissions.

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Energy retailers must promote greater efficiency

Energy efficiency awards and league tables for retailers recommended by CHOICE commissioned report

2 Feb 2010 | Improving energy efficiency can save costs and lower electricity supply costs in the future, as well as reduce our carbon emissions.

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Voluntary climate action: count it now

Consumers' voluntary actions to reduce carbon emissions should be counted straight away, not five years down the track

11 Jan 2010 | The government has responded to your calls on voluntary actions, but they'll only get around to adjusting things in five years.

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Green watch

Sorting the dodgy green claims from the genuine ones can be a minefield.

27 Nov 2009 | From food and everyday household items to cars and plane flights, growing numbers of consumers want to make more sustainable choices. But can all 'green claims' be trusted?

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Green watch

Sorting the dodgy green claims from the genuine ones can be a minefield.

27 Nov 2009 | From food and everyday household items to cars and plane flights, growing numbers of consumers want to make more sustainable choices. But can all 'green claims' be trusted?

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Green beer claims - CHOICE complaint

Coopers green beer claims leave CHOICE unconvinced.

5 Nov 2009 | CHOICE made a formal complaint to the ACCC regarding advertising for Coopers beer. Coopers claims in their advertisement "Big beer. Tiny footprint."

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GreenPower: keep it real

Consumers shouldn't pay more to pollute less so big business can pay less to pollute more.

10 Mar 2009 | A flaw in the emissions trading scheme means the extra bits we do – like purchasing GreenPower or carbon offsets – will not actually reduce Australia’s emissions.

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