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Meretz [political party]’s policies on environmental issues

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the Environment  ›  Environmental Regulation

Should the government increase environmental regulations on businesses to reduce carbon emissions?

M>M  Public statementsYes, and provide more incentives for alternative energy production

the Environment  ›  Plastic Product Ban

Should disposable products (such as plastic cups, plates, and cutlery) that contain less than 50% of biodegradable material be banned?

M>M  Party’s support baseYes

the Environment  ›  Animal Testing

Should researchers be allowed to use animals in testing the safety of drugs, vaccines, medical devices, and cosmetics?

M>M  Party’s support baseYes, but not for cosmetics

the Environment  ›  Fracking

Do you support the use of hydraulic fracking to extract oil and natural gas resources?

M>M  Public statementsNo

the Environment  ›  Genetically Modified Foods

Do you support the use of genetically engineered crops and foods?

M>M  Public statementsYes, but require the labelling of foods that are genetically modified


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the Environment  ›  Corporate Subsidies

Should cities be allowed to offer private companies economic incentives to relocate?

M>M  Party’s support baseYes, as long as the tax revenue will eventually exceed the tax incentives