Quotes

DO YOU BELIEVE THAT PRODUCTS MADE IN THE USA ARE MORE ECO-FRIENDLY?

YES / 46%

Same amount of exploitation here, but regulation appears to be more strict and effective in the USA compared to typical production areas abroad.

Because of all the rules and regulations that we have in the U.S. and having traveled overseas I have seen that all they are worried about is making money as cheap as possible with no concerns for the environment.

The USA has specific laws related to what is acceptable and some other countries do not have any rules.

Most things that are made in other countries are usually the cheapest way to be made, not most eco-friendly!

I believe they [USA Made] are more eco-friendly simply because of the reduced cost/use of fuel due to of transportation needs.

If it was taken the time to be made in the USA then they probably put more care into it.

I have more trust that U.S. brands would be able to prove it.

Because we have so many organizations who support things like recycling and the environment and how to keep it safe.

It’s easier to find out how they were made.

There is a perception to me if it is made in the USA and carries sustainable or eco-friendly labels, the manufacturer and the brand have made a conscious effort to promote and utilize these resources and they want to make it available to those consumers who believe it is important to own; because I was told at one time to advertise these eco-friendly certifications you have to go through a process to be eligible to advertise.

NO / 54%

Same amount of exploitation here, but regulation appears to be more strict and effective in the USA compared to typical production areas abroad.

Because of all the rules and regulations that we have in the U.S. and having traveled overseas I have seen that all they are worried about is making money as cheap as possible with no concerns for the environment.

The USA has specific laws related to what is acceptable and some other countries do not have any rules.

Most things that are made in other countries are usually the cheapest way to be made, not most eco-friendly!

I believe they [USA Made] are more eco-friendly simply because of the reduced cost/use of fuel due to of transportation needs.

If it was taken the time to be made in the USA then they probably put more care into it.

I have more trust that U.S. brands would be able to prove it.

Because we have so many organizations who support things like recycling and the environment and how to keep it safe.

It’s easier to find out how they were made.

There is a perception to me if it is made in the USA and carries sustainable or eco-friendly labels, the manufacturer and the brand have made a conscious effort to promote and utilize these resources and they want to make it available to those consumers who believe it is important to own; because I was told at one time to advertise these eco-friendly certifications you have to go through a process to be eligible to advertise.