Defend oceans

Last edited 25 February 2016 at 1:08pm

Our beautiful oceans are home to a staggering 80% of life on Earth. But destructive fishing, pollution and climate change are damaging them on a scale unimaginable to most people. Species are being driven towards extinction because of overfishing and habitat destruction. We are campaigning for marine reserves, and for an end to unsustainable fishing.

Campaign updates

What soft drink companies are saying

It’s been three weeks since Greenpeace launched our expose on the gigantic plastic footprint of the soft drinks industry - and their lacklustre action to...
Posted by Louisa Casson - 7 April, 2017 - 10:35

A brand new plastic bottle every time you feel thirsty?

I love fizzy drinks, at the cinema with my snacks, at lunchtime always, at dinner, but never with breakfast, honest….A love for fizzy drinks should never mean...
Posted by Aakash Naik - 14 March, 2017 - 18:09

Microbeads in the spotlight!

This week, microbeads shot up the political agenda (again) - thanks to Greenpeace supporters (again!) and a host of coalition members.At the end of February we...
Posted by Louisa Casson - 2 March, 2017 - 01:00

Deposit Return Schemes - what exactly are they?

You may have seen the term Deposit Return Scheme batted around lately- but what exactly does it mean?The way I like to think of it is this - with a DRS, you...
Posted by Fiona Nicholls - 22 February, 2017 - 17:50

Microbeads consultation: the good, the bad, & the ???

Back in September, the government announced it was planning to launch a consultation on banning microbeads, those pesky toxic beads that companies have added...
Posted by Elisabeth Whitebread - 20 December, 2016 - 13:17

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