Sources: National Association of Manufacturers (NAM), Washington, D.C.; CP staff
As part of its “America Is At Stake” get out the vote campaign, NAM has posted an 80-second YouTube video to visualize federal government-rooted challenges manufacturers face—complete with business-themed sound bites from Presidents Barack Obama and Ronald Reagan.
Sources: Federal Trade Commission (FTC); CP staff
Through its revised “Green Guides,” FTC aims to help marketers ensure that claims about their products’ environmental attributes are truthful and nondeceptive. Revisions reflect hundreds of industry and consumer comments on previously proposed revisions, plus new sections on carbon offset references, “green” certifications and seals, and renewable materials claims.