Environment issues score at World Cup

May 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;5/29/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 21, p39
Trade Publication
The article reports that the United Nations Environment Program (UNEP) has partnered with the German organising committee of the World Cup to promote environmental messages in what is described as a short and witty film. The film is part of the Green Goal Program, which is backed by former UNEP executive director Klaus Toepfer and German footballer Franz Beckenbauer, and aims to highlight projects that organisers say will make the tournament the most environmentally-friendly ever.


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