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Hyundai Motor Slips to 5th in Greenpeace’s 2022 Auto Environmental Report

Hyundai Motor Slips to 5th in Greenpeace’s 2022 Auto Environmental Report

SEOUL, Sept. 8 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea’s Hyundai Motor Group has slipped by one notch to fifth place in Greenpeace’s 2022 auto environmental guide that analyzed the decarbonization efforts by the top 10 global carmakers. The annual report released Thursday by Greenpeace East Asia ranks the top 10 global automakers after assessing them in [...]

Greenpeace Gives ‘Fail’ Grade to S. Korean Food Producers on Plastic Reduction

Greenpeace Gives ‘Fail’ Grade to S. Korean Food Producers on Plastic Reduction

SEOUL, Sept. 1 (Korea Bizwire) — An international environmental group gave a low score to the South Korean food industry’s efforts in dealing with plastic. The Seoul branch of Greenpeace published a report on Tuesday that analyzed the efforts of the country’s five major food companies — CJ Cheiljedang Corp., Lotte Chilsung Beverage Co., Ottogi [...]

High Temperature Areas More than Double in Size in S. Korea Over 9 Years

High Temperature Areas More than Double in Size in S. Korea Over 9 Years

SEOUL, Aug. 5 (Korea Bizwire) – The size of high temperature areas in South Korea has more than doubled over the past nine years, international environmental organization Greenpeace said Thursday, calling for efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. Greenhouse defines any land locations where the average midday surface temperature exceeds 30 C in August as [...]