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Is LEGOland Legitimate?

I watched this heartbreaking commercial the other day. What made it so heartbreaking? Have a look… (don’t worry it’s not graphic or anything).

It’s hard to believe that one of my FAVOURITE childhood toys is affiliated with an oil company in such a disastrous way, so I decided to look into it a bit more. 1,397 more words


Lego and Shell to End Partnership

Lego CEO Jørgen Vig Knudstorp has stated that the company will not renew its partnership with Shell gas stations. This announcement comes at the end of a three-month campaign led by Greenpeace against Arctic drilling. 330 more words

Environmental Hazards

LEGO Dumps Deal Allowing Shell Gas Stations To Hand Out Toy Sets After Campaign Against Arctic Drilling

Danish toy company LEGO has ditched a deal it had with Shell that allowed the company to hand out toy sets at its gas stations in about 30 countries around the world, after Greenpeace activists launched a campaign against Shell drilling in the Arctic. 277 more words

US based Exxon Mobil launches drilling operations in the Arctic.

US based Exxon Mobil, the world’s largest publicly traded oil company in a Joint Venture with Russian State owned and biggest oil producer Rosneft began drilling in the Kara Sea in the Russian Arctic. 203 more words

Akshay Shah