Latest Criticism of Coca-Cola Stories

2010-12-20 13:26:00

The Coca-Cola Foundation Awards Over $19 Million to Communities Across the U.S. and Canada in 2010 ATLANTA, Dec. 20, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Coca-Cola Foundation, the philanthropic arm of The Coca-Cola Company, has awarded grants totaling $4 million to 38 organizations across the U.S.

2010-11-09 13:00:00

The Department of Interior Secretary Ken Salazar and Coca-Cola executives help launch the first-ever permanent recycling program on the National Mall ATLANTA, Nov. 9, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Coca-Cola wants YOU... to please recycle when you visit the National Mall.

2010-04-21 12:00:00

COACHELLA, Calif., April 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Coca-Cola Bottling Company of Southern California celebrated the Grand Opening of the environmentally sustainable Coachella Sales Center today.

2008-10-30 09:00:21

The Coca-Cola Company, in partnership with World Wildlife Fund (WWF), today announced ambitious new targets to improve water efficiency and reduce carbon emissions within its system-wide operations, while promoting sustainable agricultural practices and helping to conserve the world's most important freshwater basins.

2008-09-03 00:00:18

The Coca-Cola Company announced today its intention to make cash offers to purchase China Huiyuan Juice Group Limited, a Hong Kong listed company which owns the Huiyuan juice business throughout China.

2006-08-25 13:52:09

By Anupama Chandrasekaran NEW YORK (Reuters) - As Coke and Pepsi defend allegations of high pesticide levels in soft drinks sold in India, industry experts are skeptical whether the companies' responses to the issue will prevent a sales drop in India for the second consecutive year.

2006-08-25 01:50:00

KOCHI, India (Reuters) - An Indian court declined on Friday to lift a regional ban on the production and sale of Coca-Cola and Pepsi products, imposed after an environment group said the drinks contained dangerous levels of pesticides.

2006-08-22 11:15:00

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India's health minister said on Tuesday an environmental group that said soft drinks produced by Coca-Cola and PepsiCo contain high levels of pesticides had failed to prove its claims.

2006-08-09 06:30:00

BANGALORE, India (Reuters) - Two southern Indian states banned the sale of soft drinks produced by Coca-Cola and Pepsi on Wednesday after an environmental group said it had found pesticides in the global giants' products.

2006-08-06 04:05:00

AHMEDABAD, India (Reuters) - Officials in Gujarat have banned fizzy drinks from hundreds of state school and college canteens after a pressure group said it had found pesticides in those produced by the Indian arms of Coca-Cola and Pepsi.

Word of the Day
  • Any of various tropical Old World birds of the family Indicatoridae, some species of which lead people or animals to the nests of wild honeybees. The birds eat the wax and larvae that remain after the nest has been destroyed for its honey.
Honeyguide birds have even been known to eat candles.