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Bloody Polluter

Issue No. 1713

Bloody Polluter

BP, The multinational oil company, which is attempting to redefine its image to that of an eco-friendly firm, is bankrolling the US senators with the worst voting records on environmental issues.

BP has funded 22 of the 36 senators and 37 of the 55 representatives who have voted against all environmental legislation. BP is pushing for legislation to open up the US state protected Arctic National Wildlife Refuge to drilling by oil companies.


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Sat 9 Sep 2000, 00:00 BST
Issue No. 1713
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