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Government should learn form Payatas tragedy - Greenpeace

Press release | July 15, 2000 at 6:00

The international environmental group Greenpeace today said that the Payatas tragedy should rouse Philippine government officials from their "deadly fixation on dirty garbage disposal practices", stressing that the best way to move forward out of...

Global chemical pollution hits Southeast Asia

Press release | March 17, 2000 at 7:00

Southeast Asia, including the Philippines and Thailand have not escaped pollution from highly toxic chemicals called persistent organic pollutants (POPs) according to a report released by Greenpeace today which confirms the presence at elevated...

Greenpeace delivers hazardous military waste to US Embassy

Press release | March 3, 2000 at 7:00

Greenpeace today stepped up its demand for the United States to clean up contamination at its former military bases in the Philippines by delivering to the US Embassy in Manila a container filled with poisonous industrial chemical waste (PCBs)...

Rainbow Warrior moves to Subic

Press release | March 2, 2000 at 7:00

Greenpeace today moved to Subic today with its campaign to demand that the US Government take responsibility for toxic cleanups at its former military bases in the Philippines.

Greenpeace exposes former US base equipment leaking poisons

Press release | February 29, 2000 at 7:00

Greenpeace today removed a former United States military airbase transformer which was leaking extremely toxic industrial chemicals (PCBs) into the environment in a residential area of Mabalacat, in the Philippines.

Save Pasig, Stop Industrial Pollution

Press release | February 26, 2000 at 7:00

Highlighting the role of industries as a major source of pollution in the Pasig River, Greenpeace activists in inflatable boats today posted signs on two companies that were discharging toxic effluents into the River.

Next Time... Try Recycling - Greenpeace

Press release | February 23, 2000 at 7:00

The International environmental group Greenpeace together with allies from the recently formed Eco-Waste Coalition today urged the Estrada government to stop the construction of new landfills and channel its energies instead into real solutions...

Greenpeace Ship Arrives as Philippines Marks Anniversary of People Power Revolt

Press release | February 22, 2000 at 7:00

The Greenpeace flagship Rainbow Warrior arrived in Manila Tuesday on the third leg of an Asian tour against pollution, escorted by dragon boats of the Amateur Rowing Association of the Philippines amid the festive and pounding beat of Filipino...

Rainbow Warrior coming to Manila on Anti-Pollution Crusade

Press release | February 16, 2000 at 7:00

The Rainbow Warrior, Greenpeace's flagship and foremost messenger of peace and environmental harmony will be arriving in Manila next week on the third leg of an Asian tour for a toxic free future.

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