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New Greenpeace Research: Washing Big Name Brands Makes Consumers Polluters

Press release | March 21, 2012 at 14:11

Greenpeace today released evidence [1] that hazardous chemical residues in clothing items sold by major brands [2] are released into public waterways when washed by consumers. Upon entering our rivers, lakes and seas, these chemicals then break...

Adidas needs to earn its stripes by championing a toxic-free future

Blog entry by EoinD | August 23, 2011

Our latest research reveals that there is a good chance that the clothes you are wearing may contain nonylphenol ethoxylates (NPEs), chemicals which can break down in water to form nonylphenol (NP) -- a toxic, persistent and ...

Revealed! The fashion industry's dirty little secret

Blog entry by Tommy Crawford, Greenpeace International | March 22, 2012

Behind the beautiful advertising, the catwalk glamour and the perfectly manicured nails lies a world that those inside the industry do not want you to see, and definitely don't want you to talk about. Dark, dirty, and full of invisible...

1st Manila Bay Clean-up (MBC) DETOX Run

Image gallery | July 18, 2011

Detox campaign hat trick: Adidas joins Nike and Puma

Blog entry by Eoin | September 1, 2011 1 comment

Adidas is going toxic-free, the company has just announced! This is great news for our environment, our rivers and the millions of people in China and elsewhere who depend on rivers for drinking water and agriculture. Without the...

Nike vs. adidas detox challenge

Video | July 12, 2011 at 19:30

The world needs more champions!

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