spt_logoThe Ecological Union reports that 74 percent of customers look for eco-labels while shopping.When it comes to sustaining the environment, it seems businesses and consumers in St. Petersburg do not share the same values. According to data from the St. Petersburg Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs, only 15 percent of industrial enterprises in the city are interested in pursuing ecologically safe production, while customers are increasingly ready to pay up to 30 percent more for environmentally friendly products.
Газета «The St. Petersburg Times», № 15 (1807) April 23, 2014