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Is Your Favorite Fashion Brand Toxic? Ask Greenpeace.

The fashion industry has become notorious for the devastating impact it has on the environment, especially in Asia. Toxic fabric dyes get discharged into streams and rivers. Workers are exposed to dan…

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Amazing Win for Whales: Japan’s Annual Hunt Ruled Illegal

This week, Greenpeace International, one of the world's leading anti-whaling organization announced that marine mammal advocates can "jump for joy" as there will likely be no whaling in the Southern O…

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Save the Arctic from Oil Companies (Infographic)

Two Greenpeace research ships are currently journeying through the waters of the North, seeking both to raise awareness of the melting Arctic and to gather scientific documentation of the environment …

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Greenpeace Ad Stars Homeless Polar Bear

By Crystal Wiltshire, Ecorazzi Watching a stranded animal scrounge and starve is enough to pull at anyone’s heart strings. That is the imagery behind a powerful new Greenpeace video starring a home…

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Could Your Chinese Tea Be Toxic?

Environmental campaigners Greenpeace find banned pesticides in some of China's top internationally exported tea brands. Photo Credit: Laurel Fan via Flickr. Science News by NewsLook var nl_r…

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Lucy Lawless Arrested in Greenpeace Action

Actress Lucy Lawless, along with six Greenpeace companions, was arrested and charged with burglary for taking part in a Greenpeace protest aboard Shell Oil exploration ship, the Noble Discoverer. S…

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Germany Decides Genetically-Modified Foods Are Not Welcome

German chemicals giant BASF is closing its biotech division in Germany. The move was prompted by massive resistance to genetically modified food among both the public and politicians. GM opponents are…

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Greenpeace Uses Kids and Star Wars in an Eco-Beatdown

Considering the successive generations that have enthusiastically embraced Star Wars as their own (I am counting at least 3 or 4 generations of fandom), it is no surprise that the Star Wars iconograph…

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Greenpeace Membership

I spent the day in Santa Cruz over the weekend - if you recall, I went on a little shopping hunt and wound up with a very cool recycled bracelet that I haven't taken off since I first put it on. Wh…

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4 Ways To Counterbalance Japan’s Catastrophe

By Monica Wilcox I’m beyond fear, beyond anger, I’m downright seething. It’s not that quick, knock-the-bowl-off-the-counter kind -- but the slow, drawn out, meltdown kind of livid. I want t…

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