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.

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