ETICTAGS, the citizen extension CITIZENSHIP, HUMAN RIGHTS, ENVIRONMEN etictags tag commercial websites with info, advices, alerts from NGOs as Amnesty, achACT & écoconso. The tags contains links to relevant contextual information proposed by NGOs.
What is etictags?
etictags is a Firefox add-on that tags commercial websites with information, advice, and alerts from NGOs such as Amnesty, achACT, and écoconso. The tags contain links to relevant contextual information provided by the NGOs.
ETICTAGS, the citizen extension CITIZENSHIP, HUMAN RIGHTS, ENVIRONMENT, the extension tags commercial websites with info, advices, alerts from NGOs as Amnesty, achACT & écoconso. The tags contains links to relevant contextual information proposed by NGOs. The NGOs select the web sites and the brand and/or products to tag. For each, they provide an explanation and a link to relevant and contextual information to their website. For example, when you visit amazon.com, you will see tags about some clothes sold by brands that are not transparent about working conditions of the workers in emerging countries. This description is provided by achACT NGO, based on their analysis. You are invited to sign a letter asking the brand to describe the working conditions.
etictags is risky to use as it requires a number of sensitive permissions that can potentially harm your browser and steal your data. Exercise caution when installing this add-on. Review carefully before installing. We recommend that you only install etictags if you trust the publisher.
etictags has earned a fairly good reputation and likely can be trusted.