Business Ethics / Discussion – Greenwashing

In pursuit of that image, many companies have overstated or misrepresented their environmental bona fides.  This is a practice called greenwashing.  Read the linked article below for details.https://www.businessnewsdaily.com/10946-greenwashing.html  Fiji WaterHere is an example of a greenwashed ad.  Why?  Fiji bottled water has a huge carbon footprint shipping water from Fiji to the U.S.  It is quite a stretch to call this product green.Topic: Greenwashing in the automotive industryAddress the following:-    Explain why you think it constitutes greenwashing.-    If you were the CEO, would you have authorized the ad you chose?-    Why or why not?*Use only reference material providedReferencesDo car commercials greenwash?Fuller, J. (2008, February 27). Do car commercials greenwash? HowStuffWorks. Retrieved December 2, 2022, from https://auto.howstuffworks.com/buying-selling/auto-manufacturers-greenwash.htm(Fuller, 2008)Investor beware: Vague criteria and potential “greenwashing” complicate sustainable investments in securitizations, new research suggestsFest, G. (2020). ESG: Investor beware: Vague criteria and potential “greenwashing” complicate sustainable investments in securitizations, new research suggests. Asset Securitization Report, 20(2), N.PAG.  How the Market Values Greenwashing? Evidence from China.Du, X. (2015). How the Market Values Greenwashing? Evidence from China. Journal of Business Ethics, 128(3), 547–574. https://doi.org.ezproxy.umgc.edu/10.1007/s10551-014-2122-y  Who’s Responsible? The Role of Stakeholders in Promoting Ethical Business Practicesvan Maanen, V. (2018). Who’s Responsible? The Role of Stakeholders in Promoting Ethical Business Practices. BusiDate, 26(1), 9–13.      Environmental Ethics : An Introduction and Learning GuideKees Vromans, Rainer Paslack, Gamze Isildar, Rob de Vrind,