Change the World by How You Shop Logo: The U.S. Ethical Shopping Guide

Rate the Ethics Behind Your Favorite Brands!

Wondering just how ethical your favorite brands are?  Click on the links below for some great ethical brand rating resources I have found!

​​​​​​​​​​​​​To RESEARCH the ethics behind the brands you buy,

check out these links:

​Ethical Consumer:

Ethical Buyer Guide (everything from computers to diapers!​​)


Detailed sustainability grades for many major brands & categories

​Good on You App:

Ethical Ratings on Fashion


Explore the Ethics Behind 400 Fashion Brands​

Done Good:

A free, downloadable browser extension which helps you shop responsibly online

(Note: This one also has political alerts, but you can turn them off.)


A smartphone app that lets you scan products to check out the ethics behind them

(Note: This app is also very politically-based, but does let you choose which issues you care about.)

Fair Labor Association:

Participating Companies

B Certified Corporations

Slave Free Chocolate:

"Ethical Chocolate Companies"

​Fair Trade Resource Network:

"Identifying Fair Trade Products"

Baptist World Aid's Behind the Barcode:

 2016 Ratings on Major Electronics Brands

​Baptist World Aid's Behind the Barcode:

2017 Ratings on Major Apparel Brands

Fashion Revolution:

Fashion Transparency Index 2018 (Covers 150 brands!)

Sustainable Brands:

​"5 Questions to Ask to See If an ‘Ethical’ Fashion Brand Is Legit"

Follow the Things:

Another Kind of Shopping

Better World Shopper

To RATE THE BRANDS Yourself, check out:

Green Stars Project:

​"User-Generated Ratings for Ethical Consumerism"