2017 - The Year We Started to Turn the Corner on Plastic Pollution

by John Hocevar | Greenpeace

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News Worth Celebrating: Mega-dam in the Heart of the Amazon Canceled!

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Why Cyber Security and Chemical Security Go Hand-In-Hand

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What You Need to Know About the Social Cost of Carbon

by Jason Schwartz | Greenpeace

Scientists and economists have the tools to estimate the cost burning fossil fuels will have on our society due to climate change. The U.S. government even includes those costs in its policymaking.

Here are some useful things to know when hanging out with your climate-denying uncle.

It takes only a little bit of scientific literacy to understand how the weather is different from the climate.

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How Ending Offshore Oil Drilling Would Help Climate Change

by Tim Donaghy | Greenpeace

The government has downplayed the climate impacts of oil drilling, but a new study shows that keeping oil in the ground will help fight climate change.

Over his two terms in office, President Obama has enacted strong climate policies, but his proposal to expand offshore oil drilling threatens to undermine these advances.

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Palm Oil Scorecard: Are Brands Doing Enough for Indonesia’s Rainforests?

by Ivy Schlegel | Greenpeace

Without looking, would you know how many products in your home contain palm oil? Do you know which products are linked to deforestation?

Palm oil is absolutely everywhere — from food like breakfast cereals to pet food and even shampoo and toothpaste.

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Chlorine Bleach Plants Needlessly Endanger 63 Million Americans

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2 Climate Action Trends to Watch in 2016

by Annie Leonard | Greenpeace

From getting fossil fuel money out of politics to keeping fossil fuels in the ground, 2016 promises to be a momentous year for the climate movement.

So here we are in 2016! Whether you’re an aspiring political pundit following the campaign trail, an Olympics fan ready to wave your flag, or a Downton Abbey devotee waiting to see what the final season brings, 2016 is bound to be a roller coaster.

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8 Reasons to Be Hopeful About Our Climate Future

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Is Your Favorite Canned Tuna Brand Part of the Solution for Our Oceans?

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01/24/2018
by John Hocevar | Greenpeace As bad as the plastic pollution problem is these days, there are still many reasons to be hopeful. Check out the good news from 2017, and see how you can help... read more
curved vertical cement wall of hydro dam
08/17/2016
by Danicley de Aguiar | Greenpeace Thanks to all of you — more than 1.2 million people — who stood with the Munduruku Indigenous people and made this victory possible! [In early August], I... read more
security camera in front of American flag
08/04/2016
by Emily Zurawski | Greenpeace Many of us protect our laptops and cell phones from being hacked, so why aren’t we protecting our communities from chemical plants that are subject to... read more
dead tree in desert against sand dunes and blue sky
07/14/2016
by Jason Schwartz | Greenpeace Scientists and economists have the tools to estimate the cost burning fossil fuels will have on our society due to climate change. The U.S. government even includes... read more
offshore oil rig over the ocean against sunset sky
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by Tim Donaghy | Greenpeace The government has downplayed the climate impacts of oil drilling, but a new study shows that keeping oil in the ground will help fight climate change. Over his two... read more
Orangutan looking thoughtful in trees
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by Ivy Schlegel | Greenpeace Without looking, would you know how many products in your home contain palm oil? Do you know which products are linked to deforestation? Palm oil is absolutely... read more
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