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This 'Sanqi' flower has a toxic secret

Image | 2013-09-30 at 6:00

A close-up of the Panax pseudoginseng, or 'Sanqi' flower. Wenshan, Yunnan Province. Panax pseudo-ginseng, has been well reputed since ancient times for its ability to quicken blood flow, dissolve stasis, and eliminate swelling and pains. Wenshan...

Pseudo-ginseng farms in Yunnan, China

Image | 2013-07-01 at 6:00

A field covered in black netting enclosures a pseudo-ginseng farm in Dehou Town, Wenshan County, Yunnan Province. Wenshan is the origin and main production area for pseudo-ginseng and accounts for almost 98 percent of China's total pseudo-ginseng...

Snow White takes her message to the RT Mart HQ

Image | 2012-06-04 at 11:00

After a month of releasing a report that detailed RT Mart's pesticide addiction and collecting 4000 signatures for their petition, Greenpeace activists in Taiwan brought their message to the RT Mart headquarters. One of the campaigners delivered...

Pesticides are like poison on your plate

Image | 2009-04-09 at 12:52

Pesticides are like poison on your plate.

The use of chemical fertilisers is causing

Image | 2009-01-08 at 7:00

The use of chemical fertilisers is causing a fetid blanket of algae covering huge areas of China's lakes.

Snow White pesticide poisoning in Taiwanese supermarket

Image | 2012-04-26 at 15:30

Following the release of a Greenpeace pesticides report that named six well-known supermarkets that sell fresh fruits and vegetables, activists took their message directly to a RT-Mart in Taipei. Greenpeace is calling on companies like RT-Mart to...

Supermarkets in China need to stop selling

Image | 2010-04-29 at 16:02

Supermarkets in China need to stop selling fruit and vegetables with dangerous pesticide residues. Greenpeace makes a guide to show the best ones.

Greenpeace activists today occupy the lift

Image | 2007-04-16 at 7:00

Greenpeace activists today occupy the lift lobby of Central's Murray Building, where the headquarters of the Health, Welfare and Food Bureau (HWFB) is located, with a banner "Safe Vegetables Now!", showing their dissatisfactory on the...

Blue

Image | 2009-01-08 at 7:00

Blue-green algal bloom in Chao Lake in Anhui province. June 2008.

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