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 (grēn′wŏsh′ĭng, -wôsh′-)
The dissemination of misleading information that conceals abuse of the environment in order to present a positive public image.

[green + -washing (as in brainwashing whitewashing).]

green′washed′ adj.
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The practice of encouraging potential investors or customers to believe that a company has environmentally friendly practices, especially when these are seemingly contradictory to that company’s core business. An example might be environmental programs or initiatives launched by an oil company.
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For discussion of the power of information technology to overcome limits on data accessibility generally, and hence on public engagement, see Glenna Ford, Using Information Technology to Measure, Monitor and Report on Environmental Performance (GreenWare Environmental Systems, 1998).
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