Two complaints filed against Repsol for misleading biofuel advertising
Two complaints filed against Repsol for misleading biofuel advertising
First-ever advertising complaint: flight advertising TUI encourages environmentally damaging behaviour
First-ever advertising complaint: flight advertising TUI encourages environmentally damaging behaviour
Court rules: KLM’s greenwashing ads are illegal
Court rules: KLM’s greenwashing ads are illegal
Sheffield (UK) bans ads for cars, airlines and fossil fuels in groundbreaking new policy
Sheffield (UK) bans ads for cars, airlines and fossil fuels in groundbreaking new policy
Ireland: two proposals to ban fossil ads
Ireland: two proposals to ban fossil ads
Canadian MP proposes tobacco-style law to ban on fossil advertising
Canadian MP proposes tobacco-style law to ban on fossil advertising
Lancy to ban all commercial ads in public space
Lancy to ban all commercial ads in public space
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Why ban fossil ads?

A ban on fossil advertising and sponsoring is a logical step to phase out fossil fuels, just like ads for tobacco are banned in many countries.

A ban on fossil ads will reduce emissions, change social norms and weaken lobby-efforts by the fossil fuel sectors, like fossil fuel industry, aviation and car industry.

Featured successes to ban fossil ads

National parliaments, cities, newspapers, ad agencies, museums. They all want to break with fossil ads. On our website we feature the successes and ongoing initiatives that are known to us. Do you miss yours? Submit it now!

Yes, a fossil ad ban is backed up by science

More and more studies are published about the harm of greenwashing and fossil ads that promote fossil fuel consumption. In our research section we try to keep track of it!

You can also find interesting research references in our FAQs.