2012 Toxic Feature Stories

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Victory: Toxic warship Clemenceau turned back to France!

Feature Story | 2006-02-16 at 11:44

French President Chirac has announced a dramatic recall of the asbestos-laden warship Clemenceau -- it will be turning around and going back to France. Our actions, emails to Chirac and an embarrassing international scandal left France with...

WTO: The real face of free trade

Feature Story | 2005-12-09 at 10:00

A child sits in a mountain of electronic waste, covered in toxic chemicals, pulling apart components to retrieve tiny bits of metal; this is the face of free trade your government does not want you to see. As trade ministers from around the world...

Greenpeace Delegation at WTO MC6

Feature Story | 2005-12-08 at 10:00

The World Trade Organisation (WTO) Ministerial Conference will be held in Hong Kong very soon. Ten Greenpeace delegates from all over the world, including 3 from Greenpeace China, will attend this meeting.

An activist from Greenpeace demonstrates

Image | 2005-12-07 at 18:12

An activist from Greenpeace demonstrates against e-waste outside the Hewlett Packard (HP) Beijing headquarters. Greenpeace is calling on all electronic companies to produce cleaner, longer lasting products. Greenpeace furthermore demands that...

Activists from Greenpeace demonstrate against

Image | 2005-12-07 at 15:59

Activists from Greenpeace demonstrate against e-waste outside the Hewlett Packard (HP) Beijing headquarters. Greenpeace is calling on all electronic companies to produce cleaner, longer lasting products. Greenpeace furthermore demands that they...

Activists from Greenpeace demonstrate against

Image | 2005-12-07 at 15:57

Activists from Greenpeace demonstrate against e-waste outside the Hewlett Packard (HP) Beijing headquarters. Greenpeace is calling on all electronic companies to produce cleaner, longer lasting products. Greenpeace furthermore demands that they...

Activists from Greenpeace demonstrate against

Image | 2005-12-07 at 15:52

Activists from Greenpeace demonstrate against e-waste outside the Hewlett Packard (HP) Beijing headquarters. Greenpeace is calling on all electronic companies to produce cleaner, longer lasting products. Greenpeace furthermore demands that they...

Greenpeace activists hung a huge banner bearing

Image | 2005-12-07 at 15:38

Greenpeace activists hung a huge banner bearing a picture of a Chinese girl holding an HP branded keyboard from the Guiyu e-waste yard and bearing the slogan “HP = Harmful Products”’ on the companies international headquarters in Palo Alto, the USA.

Two Greenpeace activists

Image | 2005-11-17 at 10:00

Two Greenpeace activists, in traditional Chinese costumes, hung a banner reading "Change + HP = no-toxics is possible" in front of the Chinese headquarters of HP.

Recycling of electronic wastes in China and India

Publication | 2005-08-17 at 15:03

Recycling of electronic wastes in China and India: workplace and environmental contamination

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