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  • INEOS Upstream Limited

    • Upheld in part
    • Press general, Regional press, Insert
    • 25 October 2017

    A regional press ad for Ineos Group Ltd, a multinational chemicals company, seen in the Derbyshire Times in January 2017, featured a seven-page booklet which included information about the use of shale gas in the UK, titled “FRACKING [sic] What everyone should know”. The booklet included various sections, including ...

  • Fischer Future Heat UK Ltd

    • Upheld in part
    • Internet (on own site)
    • 28 June 2017

    The website www.fischerfutureheat.com, for a heating company, seen on 17 January 2017. Under the heading “Electric Storage Heaters” the ad stated “Fischer German electric storage heaters are the perfect replacement for gas central heating or night storage heaters. They’re low input for total efficiency”. The ad also...

  • Finarea SA t/a Telediscount

    • Upheld
    • Internet (on own site)
    • 11 January 2017

    The home page of www.telediscount.co.uk, an international access number service, featured a box allowing viewers to look up charges per minute to different countries. For calls to Israel, it stated “To landlines 1 pence per minute”.

  • Taywell Ice Creams Ltd

    • Upheld
    • Internet (on own site), Packaging
    • 04 January 2017

    A website for Taywell Ice Creams, www.sweetrebellion.co.uk, seen on 29 March 2016. Text on the home page stated "say NO to ADDED SUGAR!" When the cursor hovered above the text, a pop-up text box appeared which stated, "Refined Sugar Free Ice Cream | Sweet Rebellion". Text under the heading "THE REBEL'S MANIFESTO" fu...