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Reach Regulation Public Internet Consultation

Publication | 11 July, 2003 at 0:00

Is REACH possible? This is a joint NGO submission for the EU Commission's internet consultation on the proposed Chemicals Policy Reform.

The NOVOCHERKASSK under tow by the EUROSUND

Image | 10 July, 2003 at 1:00

The NOVOCHERKASSK under tow by the EUROSUND tug bound for shipbreaking in Turkey.

Italian seeds contaminated with GE maize

Feature story | 10 July, 2003 at 0:00

Over 100 farmers in Northern Italy have discovered that non-genetically engineered (GE) maize seeds that they bought and planted, were in fact contaminated by GE maize. The fact that cases like this are happening on a regular basis, raises...

Italian seed contamination scandal highlights need for tighter European legislation

Press release | 10 July, 2003 at 0:00

Government officials and farmers leaders in the region of Piemonte Northern Italy are meeting today to decide what to do with 400 hectares of GE contaminated maize and how to prevent further contamination from the maize which is due to flower...

Failure to Control Nuclear Contamination in Iraq

Publication | 10 July, 2003 at 0:00

Letter from Greenpeace Executive Director Gerd Leipold to Kofi Annan about grave concerns over the lack of control of nuclear material in Iraq and the failure of the occupying forces to address environmental contamination and public health...

Greenpeace activists deliver 15 barrels of

Image | 9 July, 2003 at 1:00

Greenpeace activists deliver 15 barrels of fake radioactive waste to the doors of the European Parliament

Euratom: nuking Europe's future

Feature story | 9 July, 2003 at 0:00

Greenpeace activists delivered 15 barrels of fake radioactive waste to the doors of the European Parliament. Nuclear power is being promoted at the heart of Europe's new Constitution. Rolling an outdated and undemocratic treaty into future EU law...

On behalf of coalition

Image | 8 July, 2003 at 1:00

On behalf of coalition, two children present European Commissioner Wallstrom with Declaration for a Toxics Free Future

Coalition presents declaration to Wallstrom

Feature story | 8 July, 2003 at 0:00

Over 22,000 people and a wide-ranging collection of public interest organisations presented a Declaration for a Toxics Free Future to European Environment Commissioner Margot Wallstrom. The Declaration calls on the European Commission to protect...

Gary Gallon

Feature story | 8 July, 2003 at 0:00

Greenpeace has learned with great sadness of the passing of Mr Gary Gallon, who was a member of the organisation's first board of directors.

European citizens say protects us from hazardous chemicals

Press release | 8 July, 2003 at 0:00

Today an impressive coalition of European environmental, consumer, health, and women's groups presented Europe's most widely supported submission to the European Commission's consultation on future chemicals law. The submission was presented to...

EU, don't cave in to US GMO agenda!

Feature story | 7 July, 2003 at 0:00

We gave two sacks of soy contaminated with Monsanto's genetically engineered (GE) varieties to Pascal Lamy (EU Trade Commissioner) and asked him to send them back to his US counterpart, Robert Zoellick. The right to say no to genetically...

EU Trade Commissioner Pascal Lamy receives

Image | 6 July, 2003 at 1:00

EU Trade Commissioner Pascal Lamy receives from Greenpeace Italy Genetic Engineering campaigner Federica Ferrario sacks of soy contaminated with genetically engineered (GE) varieties by the US-multinational GE company Monsanto.

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