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Apple planning environmental audits of Chinese supply chain

USA Today says it has spoken with Chinese environmental activists that have confirmed Apple will soon bring in independent environmental auditors.

By February 21, 2012

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The environmental pitfalls at the end of an iPhone's life

Recycling or throwing out any piece of consumer electronics has an environmental cost. Apple is among the most progressive companies dealing with the problem. But is it enough?

By September 26, 2012

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'No more iSlave:' An activist fights for iPhone workers

Debby Chan, a human rights activist based in Hong Kong, has led the battle to improve conditions for employees of China's giant contract manufacturers

By September 25, 2012

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Anti-fur activists flood Coach Facebook page

The leather goods company has been the subject of an ongoing campaign on behalf of PETA to stop using fur in its products, and on Thursday they took to social media.

By October 28, 2010

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Symantec: Politically motivated DOS attacks detected in Vietnam

Security firms and Google reported DOS attacks on Web sites of Vietnamese activists.

By January 14, 2014

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Green-jobs activist to serve Obama administration

Van Jones, one of the first to recognize the power of the "green collar" job corps, has been tapped to advise the White House Council on Environmental Quality.

By March 11, 2009

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Greenpeace stages energy protest at Pinterest HQ

Activists hand out cupcakes and coffee to Pinterest employees in bid to press company's management to use greener energy to power its Internet business.

By May 6, 2014

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Apple on hiring spree in China, report says

The company is reportedly hiring more than 200 people across security, environmental affairs, and retail positions.

By August 16, 2013

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Craving a greener Apple

Environmental activists push Apple to make greener gadgets.

By January 9, 2007

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Digging for rare earths: The mines where iPhones are born

How are these unusual minerals extracted from the ground and why is that process an environmental risk? CNET's Jay Greene explains.

By September 26, 2012