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Half protected from toxic chemicals

Feature story | 17 November, 2005 at 0:00

European politicians have voted on a landmark law to better regulate toxic chemicals. There was good news that the law will force the replacement of toxic chemicals with safer alternatives but pressure from polluting industry ensured many...

EU MEPs receive pictures from concerned citizens

Image | 17 November, 2005 at 0:00

On the day of a crucial EU vote in parliament on chemical law, all MEPs got pictures in their pigeonholes from concerned EU citizens calling on them to vote for protection from toxic pollution.

Pregnant women protest against manmade toxic chemicals

Image | 17 November, 2005 at 0:00

Pregnant women protest against manmade toxic chemicals that contaminate unborn babies. The protest took place outside the office of new German Chancellor Angela Merkel, who is seeking to weaken proposed European law on toxic chemicals.

Greenpeace activists from 10 European countries

Image | 17 November, 2005 at 0:00

Greenpeace activists from 10 European countries stop the unloading of the 'Hope', a vessel carrying about 25.000 tonnes of genetically engineered (GE) soya from Argentina in the Polish port of Gdynia. The action is a protest against the...

It is currently being hunted for so called

Image | 17 November, 2005 at 0:00

It is currently being hunted for so called 'scientific research' and is hiding

Greenpeace confronts GE-ship on Polish waters

Press release | 17 November, 2005 at 0:00

Greenpeace today stopped the unloading of the “Hope”, a vessel carrying about 25.000 tonnes of genetically engineered (GE) soya from Argentina in the Polish port of Gdynia. Greenpeace activists from ten European countries surrounded the ship in...

Fin whale

Image | 16 November, 2005 at 14:14

Black holes in deep ocean space

Publication | 16 November, 2005 at 4:05

The current piecemeal approach and voluntary measures for the conservation of high seas biodiversity are simply insufficient to ensure that states take action to effectively protect the unknown treasures of the open ocean. In addition to the...

Black holes in deep ocean space

Publication | 16 November, 2005 at 0:00

The current piecemeal approach and voluntary measures for the conservation of high seas biodiversity are simply insufficient to ensure that states take action to effectively protect the unknown treasures of the open ocean. In addition to the...

The Expanding Soybean Frontier

Publication | 15 November, 2005 at 11:10

Within the last 10 years, Argentina’s agricultural production system has become dominated by one crop: the genetically engineered Roundup Ready soybean developed by US agrochemical company Monsanto. The large scale environmental, social, and...

Montreal Climate Summit 2005: Greenpeace Document kit

Publication | 15 November, 2005 at 0:00

Greenpeace position papers and backgrounders for the 2005 Montreal Climate Summit.

Aerial view of a whaling ship with Minke

Image | 14 November, 2005 at 13:48

Aerial view of a whaling ship with Minke whale after it has been harpooned.

Aerial view of a minke whale cut open

Image | 14 November, 2005 at 13:46

Aerial view of a minke whale cut open. A sign is held up "We're collecting tissue samples"

Whale meat from whales caught in an Antarctic

Image | 14 November, 2005 at 13:45

Whale meat from whales caught in an Antarctic whale sanctuary.

Humpback whales, Southern Ocean.

Image | 14 November, 2005 at 13:28

Humpback whales, Southern Ocean.

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