04 Jun '11, 7am

Dow Is Full of Greenwashing:

Dow Is Full of Greenwashing:

Dow Chemical Company touts its recognition of World Environment Day, on June 5, through a press release . Neil Hawkins, Dow’s vice president of Sustainability and EH&S says, “Dow supports World Environment Day and the United Nations' effort to create awareness around global environmental issues, including forest preservation…We are committed to fostering biodiversity by creating meaningful partnerships that advance sustainable development and environmentally-aware communities.” I have two words for Dow: BIG DEAL. Dow is the company that brings you such wonderful products such as pesticides and genetically engineered seeds. In fact, Dow is one of five companies which dominate the genetically engineered seed market. Dow is also the largest chemical company in the U.S., and the second largest in the world. The Pesticide Action Network describes Dow as “a leading producer of p...

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