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Greenwashing is driving our descent into climate catastrophe. But we can stop it | Emma Thompson
If we could ban tobacco advertising and sponsorship, we can ban fossil fuel propaganda, says the actor and activist Emma Thompson

Emma Thompson

02, Aug, 2022 @11:00 AM

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This heatwave highlights how complacent we’ve been | Letters
Letters: Roddy Urquhart and Margaret Vandecasteele say the poor design of Britain’s housing stock leaves it unable to cope with extreme temperatures. Plus Peter Afford, John Phillips, Rose Harvie and David Harper on keeping cool and fighting the climate crisis


21, Jul, 2022 @5:00 PM

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Climate emergency is a legacy of colonialism, says Greenpeace UK
Report says global south has been ‘used as place to dump waste’ and that people of colour are suffering disproportionately

Damien Gayle

21, Jul, 2022 @6:00 AM

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Britons dispose of nearly 100bn pieces of plastic packaging a year, survey finds
UK households recycle just 12% of single-use plastic, says Greenpeace

Sandra Laville Environment correspondent

12, Jul, 2022 @5:00 AM

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Is Thomas Heatherwick’s Tree of Trees the new Marble Arch Mound?
Amid accusations of greenwashing, the designer’s steel-tree gift to the Queen appears to be a dangerously inept heir to London’s other recent urban misfire

Oliver Wainwright

31, May, 2022 @3:30 PM

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‘Green industry wants to take our land’: the Arctic paradox
Sweden’s ‘green transformation’ promises to help Europe fight the climate crisis. So why is it uniting radical environmentalists, ecologists and Sami reindeer herders in protest?

Richard Orange in Pajala, Sweden

21, Apr, 2022 @1:35 PM

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UK’s largest sandbank given protection from bottom trawling
Dogger Bank saved from destructive practice along with three other areas, after campaigning by activists

Helena Horton and Karen McVeigh

14, Apr, 2022 @10:06 AM

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UK ‘too slow’ over climate crisis despite stark IPCC report
Scientists’ concerns come after Jacob Rees-Mogg declared ‘every last drop of oil from the North Sea’ should be exploited

Helena Horton Environment reporter

05, Apr, 2022 @2:29 PM

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Activists protest tanker as Russian oil imports flow into US ahead of ban
Greenpeace argues oil fuels conflict and urges Biden to invoke the defense production act to build energy independence

Oliver Milman

22, Mar, 2022 @6:46 PM

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UN ocean treaty summit collapses as states accused of dragging out talks
Conservationists despair at ‘glacial pace’ of negotiations to protect wildlife and oversee fishing amid high seas’ ‘governance vacuum’

Karen McVeigh

21, Mar, 2022 @5:28 PM

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Oil supertanker from Russian port to dock in Southampton
UK ban covers Russian vessels but Seatribute is registered in Malta and ExxonMobil denies it is carrying Russian oil

Sandra Laville

11, Mar, 2022 @4:40 PM

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David Roberts obituary
Other lives: Seaman who spent 35 years on Greenpeace ships taking part in direct action campaigns

Jessie Roberts-Duffey

11, Mar, 2022 @10:40 AM

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