The Dumbest Green Gadgets

Not So Green Stuff

In all their attempts to piggyback on green product popularity, some consumer product developers have come up with some serious flops. In some cases, the production, upkeep costs and even dangers of these products negate the eco-friendly qualities they supposedly have. Here are 16 so-called green products that might not be so green or smart after all. It should also be noted that not all of these items are "gadgets" per se. Some of them fall into the broader category of green technology, but frankly we felt we just had to share them with you anyway. Photo Credit: fishermansdaughter