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Tasty new Apple iPods

Feature Story | 2008-09-16 at 8:00

Apple’s new line of iPods gets our green seal of approval, but we are still waiting for iPhones and Macs to stop using toxic chemicals.

Beijingers vote for Olympic ‘blue skies’

Feature Story | 2008-09-12 at 8:00

It’s been Beijing’s best summer in terms of air quality for 10 years and naturally the capital’s residents don’t want to give it up. A new survey by Greenpeace shows that the public are overwhelmingly behind stricter environmental measures to...

Greenpeace plants a paper forest to save trees

Feature Story | 2008-09-09 at 8:00

Greenpeace planted a recycled paper forest at the Beijing International Book Fair as it officially opened its “Book Lovers for Forests” campaign on the Chinese Mainland.

Forest fight: 55 hours hanging from a crane to halt illegal logging

Feature Story | 2008-09-08 at 8:00

Armed police have escorted our activists off a ship loaded with illegally logged timber. They had been hanging from the loading crane for 55 hours to stop the shipment of rainforest logs.

Greenpeace stops ship loading rainforest timber

Feature Story | 2008-09-03 at 8:00

(UPDATED!) Greenpeace has stopped a ship loading piles of logged timber from the Paradise Forests.

Legco elections: who gets our green vote?

Feature Story | 2008-09-02 at 8:00

Hong Kong voters will head to the polls this Sunday for Legislative Council elections. Greenpeace has been checking out which candidates pass the environmental test.

Greenpeace ship begins Forests for Climate tour

Feature Story | 2008-08-29 at 8:00

Greenpeace ship, the Esperanza, has landed in Papua New Guinea, on the first stage of its Forests for Climate tour with a colourful welcome by locals.

Greenpeace urges green rules for Olympics

Feature Story | 2008-08-25 at 8:00

Greenpeace has written to International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Mr. Jacques Rogge urging him to draw up compulsory environmental guidelines for future Olympic host cities.

Victory - Indonesian peat forest wins temporary protection

Feature Story | 2008-08-21 at 8:00

Good news for Indonesia's forests and the climate! The province of Riau has announced an interim ban on forest clearing. Riau, one of the areas currently worst affected by rapid deforestation, will keep the ban until a national law is agreed.

Paper Tigers - APP's polluting China arm seeks IPO

Feature Story | 2008-08-14 at 8:00

(Updated 7 October) Greenpeace East Asia and local green groups are lobbying the Chinese government to reject Gold East Paper's application for a domestic listing because of its shocking environmental record.

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