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Press Release (March 4, 2015) Congress heeds call to action and introduces legislation as pressure mounts on White House Task Force to issue meaningful recommendations

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Press Release (February 23, 2015) Latest Move by Hershey’s Follows the Removal of GMOs by General Mills, Unilever, Post Foods.

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Press Release (January 22, 2015) Group Urges Consumers To Call, Facebook and Tweet Sabra Ahead of Super Bowl Demanding A Verified GMO-Free Dip; Campaign Also Seeks End To Sabra-Owner PepsiCo’s Funding of Efforts to Keep Consumers in the Dark About What Is in Their Food

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Press Release (January 15, 2015) Rights and Labor Groups Concerned Work on Fishing Boats

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Press Release (January 13, 2015) Washington, DC – More than 100 businesses, including Clif Bar, Nature’s Path, Organic Valley and Stonyfield, sent a letter to the Obama administration today urging it to immediately suspend pesticides linked to global bee declines in order to…

Press Release (December 11, 2014) From Olive Oil in Palestine to Natural Body Lotions in Ghana: $5,000 Prizes Awarded to Companies in Illinois, Oregon and Wisconsin
green business, People and Planet Award, fair trade
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Press Release (November 25, 2014) Green America Highlights Small Green Businesses Giving Parents Choices Among Less Toxic Toys Made From Recycled, Organic, and Fair Trade Resources November 25, 2014 WASHINGTON D.C - November 25, 2014 - Parents who want to celebrate the holidays…
toys, gifts, holidays, fair trade
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Press Release (November 3, 2014) Company Spending $640,000 to Block Consumers’ Right to Know If GMOs Are In Food Also Censors Consumers Talking About GMOs on Social Media November 3, 2014 WASHINGTON D.C - November 3, 2014 - Green America’s GMO Inside campaign is calling out the…
food, GMOs, Smucker's
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Press Release (October 7, 2014) Chobani and Green America Partner to Explore Evolution of US Milk Supply Chobani and Green America to explore non-GMO alternatives for cattle feed. Chobani to Launch Three Lines of Organic Yogurt in 2015 October 7, 2014 New Berlin, NY, October 7…
food, GMOs
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Press Release (October 2, 2014) Social Media Day of Action on Issue Planned This Sunday, October 5th; Tens of Thousands More Expected To Participate on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. October 2, 2014 WASHINGTON, DC – October 2, 2014 – In the seven months since GMO Inside…

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Press Release (September 11, 2014) $5,000 Prize Awarded to Three Companies in California, Minnesota and Rhode Island September 11, 2014 Washington, DC – September 11, 2014 - Three small business winners were announced today for Green America's quarterly "People & Planet Award…

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Press Release (September 4, 2014) UPDATE: This release and report originally stated that Catcher Technology Suqian Ltd. produced iPhone 5 parts; Catcher Technology's Suqian and Taizhou facilities are producing iPhone 6 parts.   New Report Shows Repeated Health And Safety,…

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Press Release (August 14, 2014) Apple responds to over 23,000 comments from concerned consumers. More needs to be done to protect workers. August 14, 2014 Washington, DC – August 14, 2014 –Green America announced today that it is pleased with Apple’s August 13 announcement that…

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Press Release (July 17, 2014) Use of Recycled Fiber in Top Magazine is a Game-Changer for the Publishing Industry July 17, 2014 Washington, DC – July 17, 2014 –In a major step forward for the use of recycled paper in the magazine industry, the National Geographic Society (NGS…

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Press Release (July 10, 2014) Study Reveals Global Electronic Giant’s Human Rights Violations; Green America Campaign Follows “Bad Apple” Push to End Poisoning of Chinese Factory Workers. July 10, 2014 Washington, DC – July 10, 2014 – Global electronics giant Samsung should…

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Press Release (June 16, 2014) $5,000 Prize Awarded to Three Companies in Illinois, North Carolina and Mississippi After an Open Public Voting Period and Nominations By Community Development Lenders, Credit Unions June 16, 2014 WASHINGTON, D.C. – June 16, 2014 - Three green…

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Press Release (June 10, 2014) Groups Say Workers Could Be Exposed To More Than Three Times The Amount Of Chemicals Of US Workers. Consumers Take Action With New Mock “App;” 20,000 Have So Far Signed Petition Urging Action by Apple. June 10, 2014 WASHINGTON, D.C. – June 10,…

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Press Release (June 2, 2014) Power plant regulations will significantly reduce carbon and other pollutants and help grow the green economy June 2, 2014 WASHINGTON, D.C. – June 2, 2014 - Green America supports today’s announcement by the EPA that it plans to cut carbon…

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Press Release (May 29, 2014) Over Eighty Thousand Consumers Have Taken Action Calling on Starbucks to Stop Sourcing Milk from GMO-fed Cows, Now Consumers Take to the Streets. May 29, 2014 WASHINGTON, D.C. – May 29, 2014 -Today Starbucks customers and activists came out to…

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Press Release (May 13, 2014) May 13, 2014 WASHINGTON, D.C. – May 13, 2014 - Three organizations with hundreds of business members across Maryland—the American Sustainable Business Council, the Chesapeake Sustainable Business Council, and Green America—are urging Governor O’…