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MON 863: A chronicle of systematic deception

Publication | March 14, 2007 at 8:00

An account of how Monsanto was granted licences for MON863 (a genetically-engineered maize variant) and of the campaign to unearth and evaluate data that demonstrates how MON863 is unfit for consumption.

Cutting Edge Contamination - A Study of Environmental Pollution during the...

Publication | February 22, 2007 at 8:00

In recent years, concerns have grown over the use of hazardous chemicals and materials in these products. Attention has tended to focus on the impacts on human health and the environment due to such chemicals, through the use and ultimate...

Rice Industry in Crisis

Publication | February 6, 2007 at 19:27

Major rice markets close doors to genetically engineered rice after contamination of the global food supply chain

Guide to Greener Electronics

Publication | January 19, 2007 at 14:27

Greener electronics Lenovo ranking: Second Edition

Publication | January 19, 2007 at 13:46

Lenovo is one of the fastest-moving companies up the ranking, having previously graced bottom position. Reasons for this surge forward are Lenovo providing timelines of 2009 for the elimination of PVC and all brominated flame retardants in its...

JTEPA - A Free Waste Trade Agreement

Publication | January 9, 2007 at 14:15

Since 2004, the Governments of Japan and Thailand have been formally negotiating a free trade agreement, officially called Japan-Thailand Economic Partnership Agreement or JTEPA. The agreement seeks to eliminate tariff on unprecedented list of...

Ranking criteria explained

Publication | December 6, 2006 at 12:52

The ranking criteria reflect the demands of the Toxic Tech campaign to the electronics companies.

Guide to Greener Electronics

Publication | December 6, 2006 at 12:44

Greenpeace wants to see electronics companies clean up their act. Substituting harmful chemicals in the production of electronics will prevent worker exposure to these substances and contamination of communities that neighbour production...

Decentralizing Thai Power: Towards a sustainable energy system

Publication | November 13, 2006 at 8:00

This report puts forward a vision of a clean and profitable Power Development Plan (PDP)4 for Thailand, based on Government and World Bank figures alone. This vision is then contrasted with the current inefficient, fossil fuel-intensive PDP from...

Toxic Chemicals in Computers Exposed

Publication | September 18, 2006 at 17:07

Determining the presence of hazardous substances in five brands of laptop computers.

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