(redirected from green goods)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Wikipedia.


As a noun, the product of natural growth, labor, or capital. Articles produced or grown from or on the soil, or found in the soil.

As a verb, to bring forward; to show or exhibit; to bring into view or notice; as, to present a play, including its presentation in motion pictures. To produce witnesses or documents at trial in obedience to a subpoena or to be compelled to produce materials subject to discovery rules.

To make, originate, or yield, as gasoline. To bring to the surface, as oil. To yield, as revenue. Thus, funds are produced by taxation, not when the tax is levied, but when the sums are collected.


(Manufacture), verb accomplish, achieve, assemble, bear, beget, breed, bring about, bring forth, bring into being, bring into existence, bring to pass, build, coin, compose, conceive, concoct, construct, contrive, create, devise, draw up, effect, effectuate, engender, erect, fabricate, fashion, form, formulate, furnish, generate, give birth to, give rise to, hatch, institute, invent, make, make up, originate, prepare, procreate, propagate, raise, realize, result in, turn out, yield
Associated concepts: producing cause


(Offer to view), verb air, bring forward, bring into view, bring out, bring to light, bring to the fore, bring to the front, demonstrate, disclose, display, divulge, dramatize, evidence, evince, exhibit, expose, give a perrormance, hold up to view, impart, lay bare, lay out, make visible, manifest, parade, present, put on display, put on the stage, reveal, set out, show, uncover, unfold, unmask, unscreen, unveil
Associated concepts: failure to produce, notice to produce, produce a witness, produce evidence
See also: adduce, avail, bear, build, cargo, cause, commodities, compose, conjure, constitute, create, develop, discharge, effectuate, engender, evoke, exhibit, fabricate, form, formulate, frame, furnish, generate, germinate, goods, increase, induce, inspire, invent, make, manufacture, merchandise, occasion, offer, originate, output, perform, perpetrate, proceeds, product, profit, propagate, provide, pullulate, realize, supply, tender, yield
References in periodicals archive ?
If the respondents indicate they Produce any green goods or services, they are asked to Complete the revenue questions.
Green goods cover a wide range of goods from waste management and clean water technologies, to solar and wind energies.
One of the resulting products, the Green Goods and Services (GGS) survey, was an annual publication that used the Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages (QCEW) program as a sample frame.
While the share of green exports in developing countries has stalled, with the exception of the East Asia and Pacific region, this does not negate the significant potential developing countries have to conquer new green sectors because they are already producers of non-green goods that are very close to green goods in terms of their input requirements or production technologies.
SPENDING on green goods and services grew by almost a fifth over two years despite the economic downturn, new figures show.
To illustrate the point, we're asking people to sign our petition to reduce the VAT on green goods.
It intends to build up manufacturing capacity for capital and green goods and develop its agro industries while fostering industries with existing capacity such as automobiles, developing public transport vehicles and components, he said.
Despite the recession, spending on green goods increased by 5% on the previous year, with each household spending an average of Au251 on environmentally friendly products.
uk, 0844 844 8333) also has a whole range of bright green goods.
The retailer is showcasing an assortment of green goods under the "simple choices, big difference" marketing handle.
French president Nicolas Sarkozy also welcomed that the European Commission was now "mandated" to look into possible tax breaks via reduced VAT charges on green goods.