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A Gem of an Ad: Tiffany's Applauds EPA for Action On Pebble Mine

By Joel Reynolds


Readers of the Washington Post, Seattle Times, and SanFranciscoChronicle awoke this morning to a full-page ad from Tiffany & Company congratulating the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. The reason?

Tiffany’s is no stranger to this controversy. Over the last five years, it has repeatedly stated its opposition to the mine and even committed that, if it ever gets built, the jeweler will refuse to source any gold from the project. Led by Tiffany’s, some 50 other major jewelers have made the same pledge. This opposition from an industry …read more

Source: Huffington Post Green