Articles From The Green Org.

Southern Europe Could Be Desert by 2100, Study Says
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A new study says if global warming pushes the Earth’s temperature up by 2 degrees, much of the Mediterranean coast won’t be a vacationer’s paradise any longer. Scientists warn that Lisbon and Seville could have climates like Morocco does now, if climate change continues at its current rate.

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Drugs in Wastewater Contaminate Drinking Water
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Both prescription and illegal drugs that are abused have been found in Canadian surface waters. New research shows that wastewater discharges flowing downstream have the potential to contaminate sources of drinking water with these drugs at relatively low concentrations. The concentrations of cocaine, morphine, and oxycodone did not decline with distance downstream from the wastewater […]

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The Afectados – Chevron-Texaco pollution of Ecuador
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The Afectados New short documentary starring Julie Christie highlights chronic Amazon pollution as oil giant Chevron fights $9.5 billion fine Amazon Watch: “One of the worst environmental disasters on the planet” Indigenous Ecuadorians claim increases in spontaneous miscarriage and cancer See Video Here “I find it both striking and distressing that in 2015, a poem […]

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eibe – Playground Equipment Specialists
www.eibe.co.uk

eibe Play is a designer and manufacturer of outdoor playground equipment for schools, councils and leisure attractions In 2014, eibe were crowned International Green World Ambassadors at a prestigious ceremony at the Houses of Parliament in London. The recognition comes as a result of the environmental success of our Walthamstow Regeneration project entitled “Eastmenders”, which […]

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Casinos Go Green
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As public and business opinion finally begins to see sense regarding climate change, the importance of making buildings, homes and businesses energy efficient and environmentally friendly is coming to the fore. We’ve seen environmentally friendly stadiums, airports, shopping centres and so on, but the casino industry- one that you might imagine wouldn’t be particularly fussed […]

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ETHICAL SOURCING: Dr. BRONNER’S SOAP
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It’s Not Just What You Grow, It’s How You Grow It Ethically-Sourced, Certified Fair Trade Ingredients Dr. Bronner’s started sourcing certified organic ingredients for our products in 2000 out of a desire to support sustainable agriculture without synthetic chemical fertilizers and pesticides. While this was a great first step towards sustainability, we realized that questionable […]

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Vauxhall Motors Forest in The Heart of England
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Vauxhall Motors raised the ‘Green’ standard for Corporate Social Responsibility today as they began their initiative to ‘help save the planet’ in conjunction with The Green Organisation by planting the first trees in a new development in The Heart of England Forest in Bidford on Avon, Warwickshire. The Heart of England Forest Project is a partnership initiative […]

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