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GMO Free USA Call to Action Against The Nature Conservancy

August 7, 2014 0 Comments
GMO Free USA Call to Action Against The Nature Conservancy

As most of you know, since 2009 I have been writing about how hypocritical TNC is when it comes to where their funding comes from. Finally, people are starting to take notice. Today, GMO Free USA announced a Call to Action against TNC, please take a look. CALL TO ACTION: The Nature Conservancy, a 501c3 […]

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The Nature Conservancy Profiting Off Oil Drilling on Protected Land

August 4, 2014 1 Comment
The Nature Conservancy Profiting Off Oil Drilling on Protected Land

Guess the millions they get from Monsanto just isn’t enough for The Nature Conservancy. They want in on the oil and gas boom, too. For years I have been writing about the absurd partnership between The Nature Conservancy and Monsanto. One, a destroyer of the environment. The other, a (supposed) environmental group. See any conflict […]

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What Companies Are REALLY Doing While Attending Sustainable Brands

June 9, 2014 3 Comments
What Companies Are REALLY Doing While Attending Sustainable Brands

Last week on Twitter, I saw that it was time for the annual greenwashing Sustainable Brands conference. I first started writing about this conference back in 2010, and while I have continued to watch what they do I also kind of stopped paying too much attention to them. It just makes me too sad that […]

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Greenwash of the Week: Walmart’s ‘Epic’ Green Campaign

August 13, 2013 2 Comments
Greenwash of the Week: Walmart’s ‘Epic’ Green Campaign

Here we go again. Walmart is back in action trying to cover up the facts about its operations by promoting an environmentally-themed Twentieth Century Fox kids movie while pushing “green” products in its stores. Coinciding with the home-video launch of the animated movie Epic – which is about a teenager, in a forest, participating in […]

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The Guardian Greenwashes for Procter & Gamble, Won’t Publish Truth

April 10, 2013 4 Comments
The Guardian Greenwashes for Procter & Gamble, Won’t Publish Truth

Recently over at The Guardian, a story on Procter & Gamble facilities achieving “zero waste” was published with much fanfare. I say bollocks. Here’s why. Procter & Gamble manufacture many of the world’s most popular personal care and household products: Crest, Head & Shoulders, Herbal Essences, Pantene, and Tampax, to name a few. They are […]

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Greenwash: Eco-Friendly Bottled Water

February 29, 2012 11 Comments
Greenwash: Eco-Friendly Bottled Water

Last week my friend Keith over at The Unsuitablog sent me a press release about eco-friendly bottled water. Yes, you read that right, I wrote eco-friendly bottled water. Those of you who have read my articles here over the years know that I am a staunch proponent of exposing companies trying to greenwash themselves and […]

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