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Throughout its 45 plus-year history, Friends of the Earth has done extensive policy analysis and reports for all of our campaigns. Below, you can find an archive of policy reports. Select the project (in parenthesis) to filter reports by project area. If you have any difficulty locating any reports, please contact us at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
This 2008 report offers an analysis of $32.9 billion in tax breaks, subsidies and other handouts the oil & gas industry will receive by 2013.
This report finds that untested nanotechnology is being used in more than 100 food products, food packaging and contact materials currently on the shelf, without warning or FDA testing.
Many sunscreen manufacturers are now including potentially dangerous manufactured nanoparticles in their sun care products. This underscores the need for labeling requirements and regulation.
Corporations around the world are rapidly introducing thousands of tons of nanomaterials into the environment and onto the faces and hands of millions of people, despite the growing body of evidence indicating that nanomaterials can be toxic to humans and
The Green Scissors 2004 report focuses on a few particularly egregious policies and programs that should be addressed immediately.
Green Scissors 2003 outlines 68 recommendations that would do much to protect our natural resources, reduce unnecessary government spending by more than $58 billion, and help guide our nation towards a more sustainable economic and ecological future.
This report describes 78 programs that Congress and the administration should cut.
The Green Scissors Campaign highlights programs for reform in the following six sectors: agriculture, energy, international and military programs, public lands, transportation and water.
This report presents five new recommendations not included in earlier Green Scissors Campaign reports.