www.thegreendirectory.com.au is an Australian owned and run online directory for ecological business. The website provides hundreds of links for businesses that sell or promote environmentally friendly products. On the site you can learn about the ethos of and motivations behind the establishment of the directory as well as a number of environmental facts. www.thegreendirectory.com.au is a smartly designed website with a colour scheme that screams environment (lots of green), but by far its biggest asset is the number of links it provides. Search categories available range from cosmetics to cleaning products, clothing to material, from body care to car care. The Green Directory show cases businesses that take a conscientious approach towards the manufacturing of their goods. A real highlight is the extensive links for businesses that use 100% organic cotton, cotton and hemp material for clothing and furniture. The green directory not only provides online links but also provides physical address for the businesses. At www.thegreendirectory.com.au the viewer is free to join there online forum and discuss environmental issues.
They can also subscribe to receive, via email, notification of upcoming events, forums, presentations, demonstrations and so on. Joining the online forum and newsletter subscriptions are free of charge and give a good indication of the views of members towards environmental management.The green directory offers an extensive list of environmentally friendly businesses and services as well as timely advice on how to live in a manner that has minimal impact on the health of the planet. www.thegreendirectory.com.au is a must see for the conscientious shopper, many of the featured businesses offer online transactions so you can shop from the safety of your own home, from anywhere in the world. Even if you do not wish to purchase anything it is a great source to begin some independent research on the environmental and health benefits of buying green.