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The Green Life: Target Making Eco-Efforts for Earth Month

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March 31, 2011

Target Making Eco-Efforts for Earth Month

Target reusable bag Like many corporations, Target says that it has committed to being green, showcasing such eco-friendly lines as Seventh Generation and Room Essentials. The retailer also offers a 5-cent discount to customers who bring reusable bags.

To celebrate Earth Month, Target is giving shoppers a chance to win a $50,000 eco-home makeover by LEED-accredited designer Sabrina Soto. The company will also be giving away 1 million reusable bags (made of recyclable Tyvek) at stores on Apr. 16.

Those who log onto Target's website get the chance to win green-themed prizes, including eco-vacations. The site's also highlighting sustainable products, green decorating tips, and discounts available from Apr. 17-23.

--Shirley Mak / photo courtesy of Target

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