Ford Motor Company leaves the Global Climate Coalition, and the EU withdraws its approval of atrazine.
Sat, Oct 05 2013 at 6:00 AM
Oct. 5, 2000:
In a speech in London, Ford Motor Company
Chairman Bill Ford talks about climate change and explains his company's withdrawal from the Global Climate Coalition. GCC’s membership includes automakers, fossil fuel companies and electric utilities. The coalition comes under heavy criticism for alleged disinformation on climate issues, and after other corporations like Daimler-Chrysler and BP follow Ford out the door, GCC disbands in 2002.
Photo: U.S. Air Force/Wikimedia Commons
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