Watch the new video of Dr. Jonathan Latham’s 2012 talk at the Rachel Carson Institute‘s Perspectives on Silent Spring at 50 Symposium. The talk can be heard at Greenwashing and the Food Industry. For background information on the topic see: Way Beyond Greenwashing: Have Corporations Captured Big Conservation? and Greenwashing and the Food Industry Further Reading.
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