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Verified and Unverified Scores
Ethiscores that appear in brackets, e.g. (12) are
They are calculated from data entered as part of the Corporate
Critic press monitoring function, and in the research process for compiling
reports in the Ethical Consumer magazine.
For computer generated Ethiscores, the absence of a mark in
a particular column does not necessarily mean that a company has no involvement
in that area. It simply means that no evidence has yet come to our attention
that it does.
Ethiscores without brackets are 'Researcher Verified'
Ethiscores which are based on systematic, annual information gathering on the company
'Researcher Verified' Ethiscores, which tend to be lower
scoring, are best compared with other researcher verified scores.
Only 'Researcher Verified' Ethiscores are used to compile product score tables.
To restrict a search to Researcher Verified companies only,
choose Find Companies from the left hand menu and select Show Advanced Search Options. Tick the
box marked Include Researcher Verified Companies Only.