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Winning! Colgate to end its role in forest destruction

Feature Story | 27 March, 2014 at 11:00

One of the world’s biggest personal care companies, Colgate-Palmolive, has brushed up its act and promised to make its products free from forest destruction.Colgate’s new policy is very detailed.

Religious Leaders Join Coal Mine Protest

Feature Story | 13 March, 2014 at 9:47

Maules Creek, Wednesday 12 March 2014: Clergy standing with protesters today at Whitehaven Coal’s controversial open-cut coal mine at Maules Creek, near Boggabri in North-West NSW.

Abbot Point approvals under the spotlight: FOI documents reveal flawed process

Feature Story | 11 March, 2014 at 13:34

Recently, we revealed that the Federal Government ignored advice by the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority to not dredge and dump on the Reef. Our Research and Investigations team look into how this dreadful mess happened.

Mars and P&G: one just took deforestation seriously, and the other didn’t

Feature Story | 11 March, 2014 at 10:41

Here’s how two different corporations respond to a consumers’ very real and very serious concerns… One makes a clear promise with ambitious time lines; the other continues as if it’s business as usual.

Photographs from the orangutan cemetery

Feature Story | 6 March, 2014 at 11:46

WARNING: This story contains distressing images.

New FOI documents show expert advice to not dredge and dump on the Reef was ignored

Feature Story | 3 March, 2014 at 15:10

NEWSFLASH: A man is strongly advised by his doctor to give up smoking, or cause irreversible damage to his health. After hearing the news, he meanders down to his corner shop and buys a pack of 25s.

Pulling back the shower curtain: Find out about P&G's dirty secret!

Feature Story | 27 February, 2014 at 16:30

Procter & Gamble claims that nearly 5 billion people use its products, among them the anti-dandruff shampoo Head & Shoulders. But what's not so squeaky clean is that P&G is making those billions of consumers unknowingly part of an environmental...

Concerns about Great Barrier Marine Park Authority Board swept under the carpet

Feature Story | 25 February, 2014 at 11:44

Last year Greenpeace’s Investigations Unit took a fine tooth comb to minutes of meetings of the board of the Great Barrier Marine Park Authority (GBMPA). What we uncovered looked fishy.

Palm oil: the dirty truth

Feature Story | 21 February, 2014 at 14:48

Here's why we're demanding clean palm oil in our products.

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