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We like to keep busy here at Stand.earth.

From calling on Levi's and Carnival Corporation to stop using fossil fuels to power their factories and ships, to pushing Starbucks and Charmin to incorporate recycled paper into their coffee cups and toilet paper, to fighting the expansion of fossil fuel infrastructure while championing a clean energy future across California, Washington, and British Columbia — we're always up to something. Read our latest press releases here:

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charmin-protest
21 Jan 2020

BELLEVUE, WA — On Wednesday, January 22, activist organizations will unite outside Costco’s annual general shareholder meeting to challenge the leading retailer on its commitment to protecting the environment. The coalition will hold a rally and deliver over...

Tesoro Andeavor Anacortes Refinery
30 Dec 2019

SKAGIT COUNTY, WA — In an agreement announced today, the owners of the Anacortes Oil Refinery agreed to withdraw plans to manufacture and export 15,000 barrels per day of mixed xylenes — petrochemicals used to make plastics — through the Salish Sea. In...

Arctic cruise ship
19 Dec 2019

SAN FRANCISCO  Members of the Clean Up Carnival coalition tentatively applaud cruise industry major Carnival Corporation for joining the Getting to Zero Coalition, but question its...

19 Dec 2019

Tacoma, W.A. — The Puyallup Tribe of Indians and the nonprofit law firm Earthjustice filed legal challenges today against a liquefied natural gas storage facility in Tacoma, Washington. It is the latest show of opposition to a dangerous fossil-fuel project...

18 Dec 2019

Lacey, WA — Today, the Washington Department of Ecology formally adopted updates to the rule governing how companies transporting oil through the state must be prepared to respond to a spill. Although the rule update marks some protection improvements, it...

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