Irish campaigners support citizens’ campaign for EU ban on fossil fuel advertising and sponsorship

New analysis of over 3,000 adverts shows how six major fossil fuel companies ‘greenwash’ their brands More than twenty organisations – including Friends of the Earth and Greenpeace – have today launched the first ever Europe-wide campaign calling for a ban on fossil fuel advertising and sponsorships in the EU. The coalition of NGOs has launched the campaign with […]

Prendergast hails EU Court ban on prize scams

 “The European Court of Justice’s decision means that consumers will no longer be misled by aggressive companies presenting them with a “prize”, or other forms of gifts, which actually cost money to claim”, stated Labour MEP for Munster, Phil Prendergast, hailing yesterday’s ECJ ruling.   Ms. Prendergast, who is a member of the European Parliament […]