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Greenpeace scientist Dr. Rianne Teule measures radioactive levels of a device from the nearby Tuwaitha nuclear facility. The device, abandoned on a roadside, contains yellow powder that is 1000 times background levels of radiation.

 

We are calling for a full assessment of the situation at Tuwaitha and other nuclear sites in Iraq. Find out what we discovered on our trip in June and July 2003.

One member of the Iraq team writes, "How do you tell someone they can't stay in their own home anymore? How do you look someone in the eye when you know that what little they have, they should abandon, even though they have nowhere else to go? We had to do that today. Another day looking for nightmares, another day finding them..."

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Caught between Two Worlds: A Social Impact Study of Large and Small Scale Development...

Publication | 1 October, 2000 at 0:00

“Caught Between Two Worlds” describes the problems large-scale industrial enterprises like logging and plantations cause for families and communities in the Solomon Islands. The report reinforces the importance of village based development in the...

Offshore Wind Energy in the North Sea

Publication | 1 October, 2000 at 0:00

Technical Possibilities and Ecological Considerations - A Study for Greenpeace.

Former main street in Muslyumovo

Image | 1 September, 2000 at 1:00

Former main street in Muslyumovo, near the Techa River, severely contaminated with radioactive waste from Mayak nuclear complex.

Abandoned buildings on the Techa River in

Image | 1 September, 2000 at 1:00

Abandoned buildings on the Techa River in Russia, severely contaminated with radioactive waste.

Nine year old Kostya

Image | 1 September, 2000 at 1:00

Nine year old Kostya, victim of radiation contamination from Mayak Nuclear Complex in the Ural Mountains in Russia.

Temporary sinks do not cause permanent climatic benefits.

Publication | 1 September, 2000 at 0:00

Greenpeace team repacking cleaned up dioxin

Image | 22 August, 2000 at 1:00

Greenpeace team repacking cleaned up dioxin waste from Union Carbide site. Homebush Bay.

Greenpeace at Petkim PVC plant.

Image | 18 August, 2000 at 1:00

Greenpeace at Petkim PVC plant.

The Petkim PVC complex plant.

Image | 18 August, 2000 at 1:00

The Petkim PVC complex plant.

Bhopal residents are given the chance to

Image | 14 August, 2000 at 1:00

Bhopal residents are given the chance to send a message to Union Carbide. The company responds by blocking any messages from the residents.

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