Media Room
Nov 22, 2015
[Edmonton, Alberta] Today the Alberta government announced a carbon pollution reduction plan for the Province of Alberta and the tar sands industry. Karen Mahon, ForestEthics Canada Director,...
Nov 6, 2015
[Vancouver, British Columbia] Today's rejection of the Keystone XL pipeline by President Barack Obama marks a new chapter in the fight for a safe climate. President Obama noted that the pipeline was...
Nov 2, 2015
[Oakland, CA] Three public interest groups requested records today related to coordination between the oil company Kinder Morgan and senior staff of the Bay Area Air Quality Management District (...
Sep 28, 2015
[San Francisco, CA] PepsiCo and Coca-Cola have committed to reducing reliance on high-carbon fuels, increasing the fuel efficiency of their car and delivery truck fleets, and increasing transparency...
Sep 15, 2015
[Bellingham, WA] Today, ForestEthics released SFI New and Unimproved, an analysis of the Sustainable Forestry Initiative revised 2015-2020
Sep 8, 2015
ForestEthics today released estimates of the number of U.S. schools and students in the oil train blast zone, the one-mile evacuation area in the event of an oil train derailment and fire.
Jul 30, 2015
The Supreme Court will soon decide whether to hear an appeal going to the heart of free speech rights and environmental protection in Canada.
Nov 23, 2015
...Karen Mahon, director of ForestEthics Canada, said in a statement that by establishing a price and a regulatory limit on carbon pollution, along with transitioning from coal to renewable...
Nov 23, 2015
...Environmental groups, including the Pembina Institute, Forest Ethics and Environmental Defence Canada, also endorsed the plan, the province said.
Nov 23, 2015
..."This a game changer for Alberta and Canada," Karen Mahon, the director of the Canadian branch of ForestEthics, 
Nov 10, 2015
OMAHA, Neb. — Two environmental groups say they are worried about the safety of railroad bridges because inspection reports generally aren't public, and railroads take care of their own bridges. The...
Nov 10, 2015
..."Keystone put a fire under everybody’s ass that had been lost," said ForestEthics communications director Eddie Scher on Friday, making his way to Lafayette Square to toast the win. Scher says the...
Apr 20, 2015
...The theme was emphasized during a pre-march press conference at Hôtel Château Laurier by leading climate activist and ForestEthics co-founder Tzeporah Berman.
Mar 23, 2015
Vancouver - An environmental organization and a group of concerned citizens are asking the Supreme Court of Canada to hear a complaint that the National Energy Board is violating their rights to free...
Sep 16, 2015
Whether you are a consumer buying copy paper or a Fortune 1000 company sourcing forest products, choosing SFI is the wrong choice for our forests. Why? Check out the research...
Jun 29, 2015
ForestEthics and Communities for a Better Environment groups today released the Crude Injustice on the Rails report evaluating the disparate threat to people of color and low-income communities from...
Sep 30, 2014
Enbridge’s Northern Gateway pipeline project faces substantial obstacles ahead, making it unlikely to ever be built. This briefing for investors highlights the First Nations legal risks, political...
Mar 12, 2014
New and proposed fossil fuel development puts Northwest in peril
Dec 12, 2013
Industry drafted energy board rules, report reveals
Nov 5, 2013
The Premier must stand up for the people of BC and stop this pipeline from being built
Feb 20, 2013
Findings from ForestEthics Solutions show gaping holes in the province's conservation
Pepsi ad by ForestEthics and Sierra Club
Oct 23, 2013
USA Today ad asks Pepsi to stop using oil derived from dirty tar sands and to increase the fuel efficiency of the tens of thousands of cars and trucks it has on the road.
Coke ad by ForestEthics and Sierra Club
Oct 23, 2013
USA Today ad asks Coke to stop using oil derived from dirty tar sands and to increase the fuel efficiency of the tens of thousands of cars and trucks it has on the road
Sacred Headwaters ad in the Toronto Star
Jun 26, 2013
Fortune Minerals has its eyes set on mining for coal in the heart of British Columbia's Sacred Headwaters, even after the provincial government ban oil and gas development
Dec 12, 2012
  The following ad by ForestEthics Advocacy ran in the Prince Rupert Northern View. Learn more about CN's proposed project.
Oct 29, 2012
Ad in the Ottawa Citizen questions the FIPA trade agreement and its implications for Canadian sovereignty
Sep 25, 2012
Our way of saying 'thanks' to all municipalities and political leaders who have stood up for BC's coast
Jul 18, 2012
The British Columbia government is trying to promote its jobs creation plan. But allowing Shell to frack in the pristine Sacred Headwaters would not only be bad for the environment, it would also...
Dec 8, 2011
Sometimes censorship speaks louder than words.
Aug 17, 2011
Ads call on companies to reject extreme fossil fuels from Canada's tar sands, embrace cleaner transportation; Chiquita has since cleaned up its act
Mar 3, 2011
ForestEthics and environmental groups are calling on the BC government to prioritize the ecological integrity of our parks and protected areas
Oct 19, 2015
Xerox, Starwood, Delta Dental, and Bigelow Tea bring total rejecting logging industry scheme to 31
Oct 6, 2015
It's time we force Shell to account for the threat to public safety, drinking water, and wilderness that its Anacortes oil train proposal would bring.
Oct 1, 2015
Coca-Cola and PepsiCo — America's two largest soft drink makers — have signed a letter committing to both increase fuel efficiency and reduce the use of high-carbon, climate-polluting fuels in their...
Sep 16, 2015
When SFI announced updated standards for forest management and labeling in January, ForestEthics began a thorough analysis. What we found? Unimprovements.
Sep 14, 2015
Over the past two years a powerful and diverse movement has emerged throughout California to fight several oil train proposals. Here's a recap of where we've won, where we're still fighting, and what...
Aug 7, 2015
On July 31, despite the sweltering temperatures and warning by health officials to stay indoors, we had a mission: to deliver a giant greeting card from thousands of forest and wildlife lovers to...
Jul 14, 2015
In July 2015 marks anniversary of the second largest oil train disaster in history in Lac-Mégantic, Quebec killing 47 people. This year over 5000 Canadians and Americans gathered in over 100 cities...