Consumerium list of lists

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    Welcome to Consumerium list of lists[edit | edit source]

    Consumerium lists of consumer convenience services[edit | edit source]

    Consumerium list of sites and apps for the ethical consumer[edit | edit source]

    • - German site with tons of products, but I am unable to find the Android app they advertise.
    • The Ethical Consumer - The UK's only alternative consumer organisation looking at the social and environmental records of the companies behind the brand names.
    • Fairtrade Labelling Organizations FLO International (
    • The Good on You App by Ethical Consumers Australia. It is available for Android and iOS for helping out the ethical clothing shopping consumer.
    • Open Food Facts (.org) is a nonprofit, copyleft effort to crowdsource facts about foods founded in 2012.
    • The Good Shopping Guide - UK
    • Responsible Shopper A project run by Co-op America that has very convergent goal with us and they actually have a searchable DB online with 350 big companies investigated.
    • Transnationale (.org) - Consumer guides to Multinationals and shopping. provides comprehensive information on more than 13,000 companies around the world. We report social and environmental behaviour, financial data, list of brands, membership to the most influential lobbies, public relations and opinion making, managers name and position, shareholders and subsidiaries, plants locations and offshore centers, brand and corporate image management.

    Other consumer oriented sites[edit | edit source]

    Consumer art[edit | edit source]

    • Adbusters Media Foundation(.org) is a global network of artists, activists, writers, pranksters, students, educators and entrepreneurs who want to advance the new social activist movement of the information age. Their aim is to topple existing power structures and forge a major shift in the way we will live in the 21st century.
    • Corporate Fallout Detector an art project by James Patten- Now version 2!

    Consumer on the move[edit | edit source]

    • Lists of shared and alternative transport and traveler routers - Ridesharing aka. carpooling, car sharing, multimodal transport network finders and more
    • Wikitravel (.org) - a travel guide - boycotts should include not going places where people do rotten things, since tourism has an eco-impact and sends messages of approval too. Licensed under the Creative Commons CC-A-SA license. A wiki to discover new places to eat, stay, enjoy and experience.
    • Wikivoyage (.org) is a fork of Wikitravel with the muscle and userbase of the Wikimedia Foundation behind it.

    Consumer oriented filantrophy sites[edit | edit source]

    Feeling frustrated? Do something useful, it'll make you feel better

    • World Community Grid (.org) - Donate your spare CPU cycles ( processor time ) to work for good of the world at the price of the added electricity consumption of burning your CPU hot instead of it kicking back and lowering electricity consumption when it has much idle time.

    Activist oriented sites[edit | edit source]

    • Greenpeace (.org) - Agenda: Environmentalism, safe trade, oceans, climate and opposing dangerous technology
    • Human Rights Watch (.org) - Agenda: Human Rights
    • is a portal linking content on the net of interest to the anarchist and anti-authoritarian community. In the spirit of anarchism, it is a collaborative project that encourages participation and networking of resources. Part of this network is the often updated Infoshop News.
    • The International Federation of Organic Agriculture Movements - IFOAM (.bio) is the worldwide umbrella organization for the organic agriculture movement, which represents close to 800 affiliates in 117 countries. ( Wikipedia )
    • SourceWatch (.org) - Propaganda and no body detection, since these always work to the detriment of some body. - A collaborative effort to investigate public relations operations and operatives by The Center for Media and Democracy. Formerly known as Disinfopedia. It is a collaborative project to produce a directory of public relations firms, think tanks, industry-funded organizations and industry-friendly experts that work to influence public opinion and public policy on behalf of corporations, governments and special interests. And yes, it's in the GFDL part of the world (Running MediaWiki, under GFDL)
    • - World-wide activist effort
    • TheyRule (.net)- Topic map style visual presentations of interrelations of Companies, executives and stuff in the US mostly. They Rule aims to provide a glimpse of some of the relationships of the US ruling class.
    • Transparency International (.org) - Agenda: Fighting corruption. Lot's of good stuff on sustainable development, good corporate citizenship and lots more
    • Worldwatch Institute (.org) - An independent research organization working for an environmentally sustainable and socially just society.

    Business ethics and corporate responsibility[edit | edit source]

    List of social media where you can like Consumerium[edit | edit source]

    • Diaspora* - a decentralized ad-free and cost-free social network software and social network. - a Consumium free social media. is a site dedicated to provide various views of the pods currently active. Share with us. We are

    Technical solutions and information sources useful to Consumerium[edit | edit source]

    (note: Meta-Wikipedia is now devoted to software imperialism and mediawiki hegemony, and cannot be considered a valid forum to discuss any such "standard"; As an example of a failed attempt to organize against a cabal, see theUnited Wikipedias Forum - how to get a huge 40-language project governed in Simple English without a cabal taking it over completely. Obviously this has failed.

    GFDL corpus sources of information[edit | edit source]

    • GFDL Corpus despite the various thugs trying to control it for their own commercial interests
      • Wikipedia (.org) The free encyclopedia, all content is under GFDL. - (Running MediaWiki) use [[w:Article name]]
      • Wikibooks (.org) Yet another great idea being put forward by WikiMedia Foundation. Wikibooks is dedicated to developing and disseminating free, open content textbooks and other classroom texts - (Running MediaWiki, under GFDL)
        • Cookbook - One of the wikibooks that is of particular interest is the cookbook. Includes information on vegan and vegetarian food as well as other moral purchasing. - (Running MediaWiki, under GFDL)
      • Wiktionary - The free dictionary and thesaurus in every language. GFDL also. Not much happening there now. - (Running MediaWiki, under GFDL)
      • Simple English Wikipedia (.org) - educating people all over the world, finding out what they care about, recruiting those who can keep opinion wiki up to date. This is the translation base for all Wikipedias, and may be necessary for use to provide background notes in any language for Consumerium advice.

    More may be located via the WikiApiary(.com) that tracking 8,000+ MediaWiki wikis

    Miscellaneous projects[edit | edit source]

    Assortments of links[edit | edit source]

    and finally Consumerium alphabetical list of projects, sites, services and companies that no longer exist.