Monthly Archives: aprile 2011

Earth Day: European environmentalists support Italian environmental group targeted by paper industry

More than 50 environmental organizations – European, international and Indonesian – sign statement in support of the NGO Terra!, targeted by the Italian paper company Cartiere Pigna. Last January, the environmental organization Terra! was convicted by an Italian court for exposing links … Continue reading

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European environmentalists reject proposed weak Ecolabel standard

As noted on DG environment’s website, “only the very best products, which are kindest to the environment, are entitled to carry the EU Ecolabel”. Unfortunately, given the weak framework and standard being proposed, the EU Ecolabel for newsprint and printed … Continue reading

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The beautiful deforestation

Alan Oaxley has a mission in his life: deforestation. He probably never used a chainsaw, but he uses the pen, or -better- the computer. His two public relations companies, World Growth International (disguised as humanitarian NGO) and ITS Global, are … Continue reading

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