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Environmental Campaign Suggests Naming Vicious Storms After Climate-Change Deniers 'Marco Rubio threatens everything in his path'

New York ad agency Barton F. Graf 9000 has turned its roguish attention to the issue of climate change, and helped activist group 350 Action with the amusing video below.…

August 26, 2013, 12:31 PM EDT

Nature Conservancy Ads Paint the Planet's Future as Either/Or A ruse by Kemp Goldberg

Environmental debates are touchy, and often noticeably lacking in nuanced dialogue. Interesting, then, that The Nature Conservancy, which says it's committed to taking a creative and balanced approach to solving…

June 27, 2013, 3:41 PM EDT

Ad of the Day: Legacy The Butler Bros. and Psyop magnify the focus on an unlikely source of toxic waste

Attention smokers. You're not just destroying yourselves. You might also be destroying the planet. As Earth Day 2013 has again reminded us, environmental advertising is often not as engaging as it…

April 22, 2013, 4:22 PM EDT

Nascar Goes All-In With Green Initiative New O&M spot to bow during Fox’s STP 400

As part of an ongoing eco-friendly initiative, Nascar on Sunday will roll out a new spot designed to illustrate how its drivers and corporate partners are chipping in to help…

April 19, 2013, 2:20 PM EDT

Reggie Watts Really Wants You to Stop Paying for Carbon Pollution Narrates latest Climate Reality Project spot

You're sitting down, doing your taxes, just trying not to hate the universe, when a pocket-picking smoke monster reaches into your jacket and steals all your cash. This is "The…

March 21, 2013, 1:45 PM EDT

Ad of the Day: Toyota This sweet animated Prius spot and its catchy jingle will have you humming

Once upon a time, catchy, sometimes cloying jingles were the go-to solution for brands trying to leave an impression. Toyota, it seems, wants to bring back those days. Last week, the…

September 18, 2012, 11:40 AM EDT

Leo Burnett Gives Old Recycled Fridges a Second Life Art pieces for Illinois power company

Here's a fun, pointed twist on refrigerator art. To promote Illinois power company ComEd's recycling program—which gives you cash for your old energy-guzzling icebox, and picks it up as well—Leo…

July 16, 2012, 3:30 PM EDT

Ad of the Day: Greenpeace Jude Law and Radiohead contribute to the haunting vision of a homeless polar bear in London

Last month in Cannes, Bill Clinton exhorted advertising people to use their powers of communication to elucidate, and thus help solve, some of the world's most pressing problems—in particular, global…

July 9, 2012, 1:04 PM EDT

Taking Stock With fresh food springing up everywhere, purveyors big and small feast on a crop of new marketing tactics

You can’t squeeze a ripened tomato with an iPhone. Even with online and mobile shopping at our fingertips and players like FreshDirect thriving, consumers seeking the freshest and healthiest produce are…

June 26, 2012, 6:16 AM EDT

Solar Power: It's Not Just for Hippie Freaks Anymore Sunrun ads poke fun at clichés about green-energy users

This fun campaign from solar-power company Sunrun and ad agency Heat should make conventional utility companies green with envy. The writing's excellent—far better than my silly lead sentence—in three well-acted…

May 10, 2012, 11:04 AM EDT

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