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Press Releases

02/02/2016 Green America Congratulates Hellmann’s For Major Step On Non-GMO Products

02/01/2016 Green America Strongly Supports Senator Udall’s Clean Energy Victory Bonds Amendment to the Senate Energy Bill

01/13/2016 State of the Union Address Is Starting Point for Green Economy Benefitting All Americans

01/08/2016 Major Step Forward Seen in Campbell’s Support for National Mandatory GMO Labeling Standard, Voluntary Labeling of Products in Absence of Standard

12/18/2015 Green America: More Needed To Protect Human & Environmental Health in U.S. Toxic Substances Reform

12/10/2015 3 U.S. Small Businesses Recognized For Leading Vegan Products and Services

12/03/2015 Clean Energy Victory Bond Push in Congress Would Steer $150 Billion to Clean Energy

11/30/2015 As Paris Climate Talks Begin, Green America Calls for Strong, Global Governmental Action and US Leadership

11/20/2015 New Green America Campaign Calls Out Hasbro and Disney for Sweatshop-Made Toys

11/12/2015 Green America Launches Groundbreaking Program to Drive Industries to Design More Sustainable Supply Chains

11/06/2015 Green America Applauds President Obama’s Rejection of Keystone XL Pipeline

11/05/2015 Congress Should Reject The TPP

09/08/2015 3 Small Businesses Recognized for Recycling Efforts

08/20/2015 Samsung Must Respect and Adopt the Recommendations of the Mediation Committee

06/30/2015 “Cocoa Barometer” Report: Too-Cheap Chocolate Could Be Its Own Demise As Young Farmers Not Replacing Old

06/29/2015 Green America and Energy Sage Join Forces to Give US Residents the Power of Choice When Evaluating Solar Energy Adoption

06/24/2015 Green America: Toxics Reform Legislation Needs to Be Strengthened

06/23/2015 Green America Statement on Senate Vote on TPP

06/15/2015 “Celebrating Green:” Three Small Catering and Event Business Win People & Planet Award

06/09/2015 Green America Calls On Amazon Web Services to “Build a Cleaner Cloud”

05/26/2015 Green America’s GMO Inside Campaign Applauds Abbott Offering Non-GMO Similac Infant Formula

05/19/2015 White House Pollinator Strategy Won’t Solve Bee Crisis

05/13/2015 Over 300 Groups Urge Congress to Label GMOs

05/07/2015 150,000 Americans Call for Less Meat, More Plants in New U.S. Diet Guidelines

05/05/2015 Groups Urge USDA to Launch Thorough Investigation into Scientist Censorship

04/27/2015 2,009 Organizations Call on Congress to Oppose Fast Track Authority for the TPP

04/27/2015 Green America Applauds Chipotle’s Removal Of GMOs From Its Foods

03/24/2015 Environmental and Health Leaders Show Support for Historic Inclusion of Sustainability Language in 2015 Dietary Guidelines

03/16/2015 Global advocates challenge electronics industry to prevent harm from toxic chemicals

03/12/2015 People & Planet Award Winners Announced: Green America Recognizes 3 Small Businesses for Clean Energy Work

03/04/2015 Over 4 Million People Press Obama to Protect Bees

02/23/2015 GMO Inside Announces Victory For Consumers: Hershey’s Milk Chocolate and Kisses to Go Non-GMO by the End of 2015


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Editorials

How to Be a Merry Environmentalit
Christmas trees for tree huggers

Here’s something to consider this holiday season: Stop sending greeting cards. You don’t have to be a Grinch to get rid of this wasteful holiday tradition.

We're All Taking Dirty Pictures
Green America Cloud Computing

Cloud computing comes with an enormous environmental price tag. The companies behind the cloud have a responsibility to build a cloud that runs on renewable energy, like wind and solar power.

Did Slaves Catch Your Seafood?
Cellphone Pile

Thousands of poor Thais are tricked into slavery every year. It’s time for governments, companies, and consumers to stop turning a blind eye to slavery in the seafood sector.

Your Smartphone Could Be Poisoning Children
Cellphone Pile

The scale of the impact to children is harder to measure for a lack of knowledge within the medical community about risks to pregnant women and their children. It’s time for companies to institute safer chemicals and procedures for electronics manufacturing.

A Fracking Boondoggle
Fracking Political Cartoon

The federal and state governments have already approved many aspects of the Cove Point project. If it goes forward, the number of fracking wells in the surrounding area will skyrocket. We need to stop this to protect our water and our families. »  

Too Big to Sue
Intersection Sign

Years after their wrongdoing ignited the financial crisis, the Justice Department apparently is acting like massive U.S. banks are too big to prosecute. The range of abuses and crimes committed by banks seems to grow without end. This has to change. »

Toxic Tech
Apple Logo

Electronics companies must take responsibility for their supplier factories no matter where in the world they choose to make their products. They must halt the use of benzene and other chemicals dangerous to human health starting today. »

Time to Strengthen Emissions Standards for Power Plants
Factory

The Supreme Court ruled in 2007 that the EPA may regulate greenhouse gases as pollutants dangerous to human health under the Clean Air Act. Limits on new power plants were first proposed in 2012.
It's time to enforce pollution standards »

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