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HP, Dell Deemed Greenest Electronic Companies
2011-11-10 06:14:43

Hewlett Packard (HP) and Dell have overtaken Nokia atop Greenpeace's list of the greenest electronics manufacturers on the planet.

2011-08-17 00:00:30

With all the pressures on the fabric dyeing industry to use less water and since the release of the report by Greenpeace on Fabric Dying in China, Katmandu and Critical Masses' phones, emails and fax machines have been ringing from companies within the United States, the E.U., Latin America, China, India, the Middle East, and South Africa.

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2011-07-14 06:00:00

The environmental group Greenpeace reported this week that eight samples of wastewater discharged from two factories in the Yangtze and Pearl River deltas in China, contained "a cocktail of hazardous chemicals".

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2011-06-08 10:17:34

The US maker of the most popular doll ever created, Barbie, has been accused of contributing to the destruction of Indonesian forests and habitats of endangered species by the environmental watchdog organization outfit Greenpeace.

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2011-05-26 13:24:11

Greenpeace warned Thursday that marine life off the coast of Japan has shown radiation levels far above the legal limits.

2011-04-06 09:30:00

Financial, Academic, Environmental Experts to Speak at National Press Club on Impacts of Japan Crisis WASHINGTON, April 6, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --The National Press Club Newsmakers Committee will host a panel of experts to discuss the future of nuclear power in light of the crisis in Japan at a Newsmaker forum in the club's Lisagor Room at 10 a.m.

2011-03-04 13:42:00

WASHINGTON, March 4, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today Senator Susan Collins (R-ME), Representatives Dan Lungren (R-CA) and Timothy Murphy (R-PA) introduced three chemical security bills.

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2011-01-07 05:35:00

Environmental group Greenpeace published their rankings of the world’s “greenest” consumer electronics makers on Thursday.


Word of the Day
mitraille
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.