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The Alberta Oil Sands (Saudi Arabia of the North) as it is proudly refered to in the oil industry has proven to be a financial boom to the Canadian economy. It has also proven to be an environmental nightmare!
The world biggest garbage dump is a floating one and has twice the size of the USA.
An infographic with facts on the sugar industry.
Severe smog shrouds not only China's capital Beijing but also other main cities. And soon enough, the rest of the planet. Welcome to the future! Isn't it bright?
Sugar and the U.S.-Australia Free-Trade Agreement.
Concerns over global climate change have never been higher and with good reason. For decades, scientists have been watching warming-related trends. Increases in fires, floods, droughts, severe storms, and sea levels are just some of the consequences.
Greenpeace will never stop fighting for a greener, healthier world for our oceans, forests, food, climate, and democracy. No matter what forces stand in our way!
An estimated 2.1 million deaths are caused by anthropogenic increases of fine particulate matter (PM2.5) while a further 470,000 are killed annually as a result of human-caused increases in ozone pollution.
The World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) says rivers are "used as open sewers". There is no river in the UK that is safe to swim in.
Electric cars are increasingly taking to our roads but people still have reservations. Common worries include the price of the vehicles, where you can charge, charging times and the wider environmental costs of manufacturing them and electricity.