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  • Like the good old days

    Blogpost by jacko - March 25, 2010 at 14:29

    Remember the good old days when we tried to save the whales? Well those days are back, and there's a shirt to prove it. While the whales have never been completely safe there has, at least, been a moratorium on commercial whaling since 1986. But no... Read more >

  • National parks, not National's parks

    Blogpost by Kathy Cumming - March 23, 2010 at 11:50

    There was a brilliant cartoon in the Weekend Herald just gone. It showed New Zealand’s conservation lands as a young damsel, dressed up in a pretty green frock and bonnet. And nearby, a lecherous, plump Gerry Brownlee, ensuring her: “there’s no reason... Read more >

  • The Kit Kat campaign goes viral

    Blogpost by nick - March 19, 2010 at 7:16 2 comments

    Well, great work everyone! You've taken our Kit Kat campaign and made it your own and we have stood back in awe of it all.

    In only 20 hours 13 or more versions of the video uploaded by you have had 40,000 views on Youtube.com and another 104.000 on... Read more >

  • Nestlé Pull Greenpeace Ad From YouTube

    Blogpost by nick - March 18, 2010 at 15:31 1 comment

    Today, the world’s leading food and drinks company, Nestlé, had Greenpeace’s new video removed from YouTube. This is an apparent attempt to silence the truth that some of its most popular brands use palm oil from destroyed rainforests and peatlands... Read more >

  • Kit kat update: Quick response from Nestle but not much to report

    Blogpost by nick - March 18, 2010 at 7:48

     

    Give me a break says the banner near Nestle's Croydon office

     

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    You have to hand it to Nestle - they're quick off the mark when it comes to launching a PR offensive, and with orang-utans hanging around (and sometimes off) their premises around the UK and Europe, they've released a stat...
  • Kit kat give the orang-utan a break

    Blogpost by nick - March 18, 2010 at 7:30

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    We all like a break, but the orang-utans of Indonesia don't seem to be able to get one. We have new evidence which shows that Nestlé - the makers of Kit Kat - are using palm oil produced in areas where the orang-utans' rainforests once grew. Even ... Read more >

  • Tokyo Two say thank you

    Blogpost by nick - March 16, 2010 at 7:23 1 comment
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  • NZ's rep - beached as bro

    Blogpost by Phil - March 11, 2010 at 14:54 2 comments

    The National-led Government is declaring its true environmental colours and green seems to be missing from the palette.

    Over the last few months it has revealed a pro-mining mindset, it’s looking to increase the quota on our critically endangered south... Read more >

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