Ethical Camping Essentials

Aug 16 2018

Ethical Camping Essentials

Article from: aflcio.org

Ah, the great outdoors. The fresh air, the sounds of nature, the s’mores! That’s right. When you’re planning an outdoor vacation during the final weeks of summer, you’ll need a bunch of supplies, both fun and practical. Whether you’re protecting against the elements or putting together a decadent fireside treat, Labor 411 reminds you to shop for ethical American-made brands manufactured by companies that treat their workers fairly. Enjoy the outdoors, and together we’ll camp our way to a stronger America.

S’mores

  • Campfire marshmallows
  • Chocolate – Ghirardelli, Hershey, Cadbury
  • Honey Maid graham crackers

Grill

  • Weber

Hammocks

  • Algoma Net

Outdoor Clothing

  • AFL-CIO union-made gear
  • All American Clothing Co.
  • Carhartt

Coffee

  • 
Eight O’Clock coffee
  • Folgers
  • Maxwell House
  • Millstone coffee
  • USA Coffee Company

Hot Cocoa

  • Ghirardelli
  • Swiss Miss

Coolers

  • Rubbermaid

Sunscreen

  • Bain de Soleil
  • Coppertone