The oil industry used science, communications, and consumer psychology to shape the public debate over climate change and block action decades earlier than anyone suspected. Can companies be held legally responsible for the climate crisis?
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Fossil fuels and plastics are deeply linked, with the shale gas boom driving massive investments that will flood markets with cheap plastics for decades.
The negotiation of the Paris Rule Book is critical to ensuring that the promises made in the Paris Climate Agreement will be met while respecting existing human rights obligations.