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Media Contacts

The following contacts are for press inquiries. If you are not a member of the press and you have a question about Greenpeace's work, please call 800-326-0959. For weekend and holiday media requests, please call 202-640-3471.

For media requests:

Molly Dorozenski
General inquiries & genetic engineering
New York

Travis Nichols

Cassady Sharp
Washington, D.C.

Joe Smyth
Climate & Energy

Myriam Fallon
Seafood & Tuna
San Francisco

Kat Clark
San Francisco


Perry Wheeler
Oceans & Whales
Washington, DC



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The latest updates


Activists Block Duke Coal Shipment, link Mountaintop Removal to iCloud

Media release | May 3, 2012 at 14:21

CHARLOTTE, NC—This morning, activists from Greenpeace, Mountain Justice, RAMPS (Radical Action for Mountain People’s Survival), Katuah Earth First! and Keepers of the Mountains Foundation blocked a coal train en route to the Marshall Steam...

Undercover investigation exposes Asia Pulp & Paper’s illegal rainforest scandal

Media release | March 1, 2012 at 16:48

March 1st 2012 -- A year long Greenpeace investigation into the world’s third largest pulp and paper producer, Asia Pulp & Paper (APP), has found that the company is systematically violating Indonesia’s laws protecting ramin, an internationally...

Secret audio recordings expose American Petroleum Institute's plans to influence 2012...

Media release | December 20, 2011 at 13:32

WASHINGTON - Dec 20, 2011 - Audio recorded during an American Petroleum Institute (API) commercial shoot reveals how the oil industry plans to stage citizen support for its agenda to influence the 2012 elections. The ads, which API officials said...

Facebook Commits to Clean Energy Future

Media release | December 15, 2011 at 8:57

San Francisco, December 15, 2011 – Greenpeace and Facebook today announced that they will collaborate on the promotion of renewable energy, encourage major utilities to develop renewable energy generation, and develop programs that will enable...

New Greenpeace report slams biomass industry claims

Media release | November 2, 2011 at 17:37

2 November 2011, Washington, DC: Using forest timber for heating, electricity generation or liquid ‘biofuel’ could severely harm forests and accelerate global warming, according to a new report from Greenpeace.

Sickened by slack lawmakers? Nauseated by nonsense laws? Disgusted by lobbyists...

Media release | June 29, 2011 at 13:32

WASHINGTON - Greenpeace preempted today's Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee (HSGAC) vote, handing out air sickness bags to Senators, Committee staff and attendees. One side of the bags has a graphic reminiscent of the Mr. Yuck...

Activistas de Greenpeace escalan una chimenea en la central térmica de carbón Fisk en...

Media release | May 24, 2011 at 12:53

CHICAGO - Esta madrugada, un equipo de ocho activistas de Greenpeace subieron una chimenea de 450 pies en la central térmica de carbón Fisk de Chicago para exigirle a Edison International que cierran las sucias y peligrosos centrales de carbón de...

Facebook Users Break Guinness World Record and Tell The Social Networking Giant To...

Media release | April 13, 2011 at 12:24

SAN FRANCISCO -- 13 APRIL 2011 – Eleven hours into their attempt, tens of thousands of Facebook users around the world established a Guinness World Record for the most comments to a Facebook post in 24 hours.(1) The Facebook users joined with...

Republican Led Chemical Security Bills Fail To Remove Nation’s Chemical Plants From...

Media release | March 4, 2011 at 14:25

WASHINGTON - March 4, 2011 - Today Senator Susan Collins (R-ME), Representatives Dan Lungren (R-CA) and Timothy Murphy (R-PA) introduced three chemical security bills. These bills extend a flawed temporary law for three and seven years...

Costco marches forward on seafood sustainability Greenpeace suspends campaign,...

Media release | February 24, 2011 at 12:28

Issaquah, WA‐ Greenpeace USA congratulated Costco Corporation today on its newly revised sustainability seafood policy. The new policy covers the vast majority of the chain’s seafood inventory and means the retailer will discontinue sales of...

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