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What the sale of Seventh Generation means for Vt. - WCAX.COM Local Vermont News, Weather and Sports-

What the sale of Seventh Generation means for Vt.

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BURLINGTON, Vt. -

The eco-conscious home goods Vermont company Seventh Generation is on track to be bought by multinational corporation Unilever. The Wall Street Journal says Unilever agreed to pay $700 million for Seventh Generation, but terms of the deal haven't been disclosed.

Seventh Generation makes environmentally friendly household cleansers and personal care products. They made over $200 million in sales last year. The company has 170 employees, including 110 in Vermont.

St. Michael's College Business Professor Robert Letovsky appeared on "The :30" to help us break down what the sale means for the state of Vermont and its employees. Watch the video for more.

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