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DeSmog

Clearing the PR Pollution That Clouds Climate Science.

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Polluters are melting the winter sports they sponsor

Polluters jeopardize winter sports they sponsor. Rising temperatures cause snow sports decline.

#WinterSports
#Pollution
#SponsorHypocrisy

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Meat industry’s misinformation campaign against dietary shift

Meat companies funding research to discredit vegan diets.

#MeatIndustryLies
#ConsumerAwareness
#FakeMeatNews

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This NGO won a climate case against Shell. Its next target? Dutch bank ING

Milieudefensie leads climate charge against Shell and ING.

#ClimateJustice
#INGvsMilieudefensie
#ShellLawsuit

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2024: big carbon vs. big truth

Fossil Fuel industry greenwashes CCS as climate solution.

#ClimateScam
#CCSExposed
#BigOilLied
#StopDarkMoney

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Instagram influencers paid to boost UAE’s climate credentials over COP28

Instagram influencers paid to promote UAE’s “green” image at COP28.

#COP28Scam
#InfluencerLies
#ClimateGreenwashing
#DubaiExposed

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More than half of world’s largest companies’ net zero pledges are false promises, study finds

Over half of the world’s largest companies are accused of greenwashing their climate commitments.

#NetZeroGreenwash
#ClimateHypocrisy
#CorporateClimatePledges

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New report issues damning verdict on food’s fossil fuel addiction

Food systems responsible for 15% of global fossil fuel consumption

#FoodSustainability
#SustainableAgriculture

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Despite climate promises, insurance companies are still covering coal

Insurers publicly pledge climate action but covertly support coal.

#InsuranceClimateBetrayal
#CoalCoverageExposed
#InsurersBehindCoal
#InsuranceDoubleStandards