Why Are Sustainable Products More Expensive? — Sustainably-Yours

It seems like everything that is made these days is meant to be thrown out. From phones to clothes, it’s only meant to last a few months before it’s useless. This throw away society is exactly what capitalism wants. It keeps you buying more and more so that companies can make more money.

People are taking notice and now, consumers want to help the environment. In fact, one study found that 65% of consumers said they would buy eco-friendly products. But they also found that only 26% actually do. Why is that?