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Greenpeace Biosafety Patrol takes action where Greek Government has failed

Press release | 22 May, 2004 at 0:00

Activists from the Greenpeace ship 'Esperanza' this morning boarded a bulk carrier 'Flag Tom' carrying some 40,000 thousands tons of genetically engineered (GE) soya and 14,000 tons of maize from Argentina to demand that Greek authorities inspect...

Monsanto took Percy Shmeiser to court because

Image | 21 May, 2004 at 1:00

Monsanto took Percy Shmeiser to court because their crop contaminated his field.

Farmer Loses Right to Farm GE Free, Monsanto Wins Right to Genetic Pollution

Press release | 21 May, 2004 at 0:00

Greenpeace is appalled at the result today in the case of Monsanto versus Percy Schmeiser, a Canadian farmer who Monsanto claims did not acquire a licence to grow his crop of canola. His crop became contaminated by GE canola fields near...

Monsanto wins right to pollute

Feature story | 21 May, 2004 at 0:00

After years of fighting against bio-tech giant Monsanto, Percy Shmeiser, a Canadian farmer who Monsanto claims did not acquire a licence to grow his crop of canola, has lost his appeal in the Supreme Court of Canada.

The Bush administration has a problem with

Image | 20 May, 2004 at 1:00

The Bush administration has a problem with dissent.

McDonald's does the right thing

Feature story | 20 May, 2004 at 0:00

Greenpeace New Zealand announced the end of its public campaign against McDonald's following the fast food giant's statement that it will seek non-genetically-engineered feed for its chicken products.

Miami judge dismisses Ashcroft case against

Image | 19 May, 2004 at 1:00

Miami judge dismisses Ashcroft case against Greenpeace.

Greenpeace acquitted

Press release | 19 May, 2004 at 0:00

This afternoon the Bush Administration's case against Greenpeace USA was thrown out of court. Judge Adalberto Jordan acquitted the environmental group after accepting Greenpeace's claim that the US government provided insufficient evidence to the...

Greenpeace 1 Bush 0

Feature story | 19 May, 2004 at 0:00

In a stunning setback to the Bush administration's attempt to shut down Greenpeace, a Federal Judge in Miami has dismissed the government's case against us for exposing illegal mahogany shipments.

Greenpeace activists deliver a section of

Image | 18 May, 2004 at 1:00

Greenpeace activists deliver a section of illegal Amazonian mahogany to the Consulate of the United States of America in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil.

Mitsubishi Corporation to cease buying Tasmanian ancient forest

Press release | 18 May, 2004 at 0:00

Japanese multinational Mitsubishi Corporation, an importer of Tasmanian woodchip who trade with Gunns Ltd(1), have replied to a letter from Greenpeace Japan and the Wilderness Society stating they will cease buying woodchips from Tasmania's...

A Greenpeace 'Jacques Chirac' bangs drums

Image | 17 May, 2004 at 1:00

A Greenpeace 'Jacques Chirac' bangs drums outside 'ChemMickey's' toxic trial

A Greenpeace 'Jacques Chirac' bangs drums

Image | 17 May, 2004 at 1:00

A Greenpeace 'Jacques Chirac' bangs drums at the EU council during a meeting with EU Economy and Industry Ministers.

How green are consumer products?

Publication | 17 May, 2004 at 0:00

Hazardous substances are commonly used as chemical additives in everyday consumer products such as electronic goods, clothing, cosmetics, cleaning products, interior decoration and furnishings. Greenpeace commissioned independent research into...

The chemical house

Feature story | 17 May, 2004 at 0:00

If you don't want to buy products containing toxic chemicals, how do you avoid them? Can you assume companies don't put toxic chemicals in their products? Unfortunately many large companies would rather keep secrets than inform consumers. Can you...

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