ASA bans Alpro ‘Good for the planet’ ads as brand urged to tighten up sustainable claims

Reading Time: 4 minutes Almond milk brand Alpro has been warned by the ASA to exercise greater care around its environmental claims – the first time the watchdog has enforced new rules designed to clamp down on greenwashing. This first ruling of its kind since the rules came into play regards a poster that ran on the side of … Read more

German government bodies urged to remove their Facebook Pages before next year – TechCrunch

Reading Time: 18 minutes Germany’s federal information commissioner has run out of patience with Facebook. Last month, Ulrich Kelber wrote to government agencies “strongly recommend[ing]” they to close down their official Facebook Pages because of ongoing data protection compliance problems and the tech giant’s failure to fix the issue. In the letter, Kelber warns the government bodies that he … Read more