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Reduce, Reuse, Rebrand? Coca-Cola and Chicago Team Up to Greenwash - TAKE ACTION!
Business  (tags: Chicago, Rahm Emmanuel, Coca-Cola, Greenwashing, community advertising for Coca-Cola, children and advertising, sugary beverage, positive PR )

Judy
- 452 days ago - commondreams.org
What if you woke up one morning to learn that your community had become enlisted to advertise for Coca-Cola? You didn't have a choice. People in neighborhoods across your city were told the same thing. That's basically what happened in the city of Chicago
BAD BUSINESS: The 8 Most Notorious Greenwashers
Business  (tags: BAD BUSINESS, business, dishonesty, greenwashing, corporate, environment, news, society, lies, corruption, ethics, SustainableDevelopment, news )

Cal
- 837 days ago - motherjones.com
Everyone seems to be promoting themselves as "green" or "natural" in some way or another these days, tapping into the zeitgeist of sustainability. That includes things that aren't really green by any stretch of the imagination--things like fossil fuel trad
GOOD NEWS! Toy Giant Mattel Drops Paper From APP and Other 'Controversial Sources'
Business  (tags: APP, sourcing, Mattel, greenwashing, business, corporate, GoodNews, environment, ethics, news, politics, society, sustainabledevelopment )

Cal
- 1021 days ago - news.mongabay.com
The world's biggest toy-maker Mattel has pledged to overhaul its paper sourcing policies after a hard-hitting campaign from Greenpeace linked the toy giant to rainforest destruction in Indonesia by Asia Pulp and Paper (APP)
BAD BUSINESS: 10 Faux Progressive Companies ... With Some Dirty Secrets
Business  (tags: corruption, corporate, business, ethics, greenwashing, greenbuilding, society, news, dishonesty, labor, law, lies, consumers )

Cal
- 1065 days ago - alternet.org
Many of these companies have earned credibility among progressives, despite having a poor track record with the environment, sexism, union busting, monopolizing, and more.
A DEVELOPING CONTROVERSY: Has Conservation International 'Agreed to Greenwash Arms Company'?
Business  (tags: conservation, Conservation International environment, ecosystems, greenwashing, corporate, corruption, politics, society, ethics, environment, dishonesty, ethics, business, abuse, news, money )

Cal
- 1168 days ago - theecologist.org
A leading environmental charity has been accused of corporate 'greenwashing' after a senior employee was secretly filmed by undercover reporters discussing ways in which the organisation could help an arms company boost its green credentials, the Ecologis
Greenpeace Hits Back at 'Notorious Forest Destroyer' Asia Pulp and Paper
Business  (tags: environment, dishonesty, corporate, greenwashing, rainforest destruciton, Greenpeace, ethics, business, world, politics, society, news )

Cal
- 1245 days ago - theecologist.org
Campaigners urge retailers to follow example of Tesco and Adidas in cutting links with the controversial paper and packaging supplier after latest allegations of greenwashing
15 Claims the Natural Gas Industry Wants You to Believe and Why They're Wrong
Business  (tags: corporate, energy, ethics, greenwashing )

Bonnie
- 1309 days ago - alternet.org
The gall of gas megacorporations is surpassed only by the preposterousness of their claims. They spend millions each year trying to convince the public and our lawmakers of the benefits of "natural" gas (NG), but a quick look at their propaganda reveals.
Corporations, Conservation, and the Green Movement
Business  (tags: green, business, corporations, greenwashing, environment, Sustainabililty, eco-friendly, ecosystems, world, society, business, dishonesty, corporate, politics, environment, money, news )

Cal
- 1370 days ago - news.mongabay.com
The image of rainforests being torn down by giant bulldozers, felled by chainsaw-wielding loggers, and torched by large-scale developers has never been more poignant.
Hershey Chocolate Linked to Child Labour
Business  (tags: children, hersheys, chocolate, child labour, lag behind, working conditions, WCF, cocoa, World Cocoa Foundation, empowerment, supply chain, greenwashing, human rights, labor )

Naoko
- 1404 days ago - ipsnews.net
Hershey, one of the largest chocolate manufactures in the U.S., is lagging behind other companies in taking steps to ensure decent workind conditions in its supply chain, charges a new report.
EXTREME CORPORATE GREENWASHING: BP Sends PR Professionals To Gulf Coast To Pretend To Be Journalists
Business  (tags: BP OIL SPILL DISASTER, GREENWASHING, environment, corruption, corporate, news, politics, society, dishonesty, economy, business )

Cal
- 1489 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Basically, having grown tired of blocking other reporters from covering the story, BP is going to spend its own money on a bunch of in-house PR professionals who will reliably block themselves from covering the story
Proof That 'Beyond Petroleum' Was Greenwashing
Business  (tags: business, greenwashing, Oil, energy, fossil fuels, tar sands, Beyond Petroleum )


- 2396 days ago - gristmill.grist.org
'BP joins 'biggest global warming crime ever seen'
How to Spot the Six Sins of Greenwashing
Business  (tags: greenwashing, marketing, green living, business )

Joe
- 2415 days ago - greenlivingonline.com
As long as there have been consumers, there have been salespeople out to befuddle the public. "Greenwashing" is the newest problem in the marketplace. Here are the Six Sins of Greenwashing.
   

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