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Unilever Cancels Contracts With IOI
Business  (tags: Asia, Malaysia, Indonesia, IOI Group, Roundtable for Sustainable Palm Oil, RSPO, suspension, Unilever, Greepeace, certified sustainable palm oil, certification, conservation, deforestation, forests, legislation, supply chains, haze, Air pollution )

Evelyn
- 30 days ago - eco-business.com
The consumer goods giant will stop buying palm oil from IOI after the Round Table (RSPO) suspended it , while Greenpeace slams IOI for refusing to reform even though its actions were contributing to the fire and haze crisis in the region.
France to Force Big Supermarkets to Give Unsold Food to Charities
Business  (tags: France, supermarkets, excess food, distribution, needy, law, legislation )

Evelyn
- 346 days ago - theguardian.com
GREAT NEWS!! French supermarkets will be banned from throwing away or destroying unsold food and must instead donate it to charities or for animal feed. French national assembly voted unanimously to pass the legislation as France battles epidemic of waste
SOCP - Press Release: Wildlife Groups Hail New EU Legislation as a Boost for Responsible Palm Oil Production
Business  (tags: Good News, business, EU, legislation, labelling, ingredients, palm oil, food packaging, responsible palm oil production, orangutans, other endangered species )

Evelyn
- 509 days ago - orangutans-sos.org
New Europe-wide legislation which comes into effect 13 Dec means that palm oil will no longer be a hidden ingredient on food packaging - a move conservation groups are hailing as a significant step forward for the protection of orangutans and other ...
"Buying Influence," a Special Report Released; ALEC Corporate Slush Fund Pays for State Lawmakers' Junkets
Business  (tags: ALEC, candidates, legislation, corporate, americans, abuse, business, corruption, cover-up, dishonesty, finance, ethics, government, law, investors, investments, investing, politics, society, money, marketing, usa )

JL
- 1281 days ago - prwatch.org
Internal records show ALEC corporations have spent an estimated $4 million to send legislators to posh resorts since 2006
Hawaii Follows California With a Renewable Energy Feed-in Tariff
Business  (tags: solar, california, energy, solar energy, hawaii, tariff, schartzenegger, legislation, politics )

Heather
- 2375 days ago - cleantechnica.com
Earlier this month, Governor Schwarzenegger signed legislation to buy solar power from relatively small private generators for rates above market value. Hawaii is next in line with this European-style tariff -- the Hawaii Public Utilities Commission...
Bush Rushes to Sign Bailout - Now His Business Pals' Butts Are Covered
Business  (tags: Bush, bailout, banking, money, legislation )

RC
- 2770 days ago - money.cnn.com
Unreal...he already put an X on the line...
Legislation Would Ban Smoking In Casinos Where Liquor Is Served
Business  (tags: economy, business, employees, health, legislation, safety, labor )


- 2989 days ago - nbc30.com
Letters were also sent to casino workers at Mohegan Sun, asking for their support of this important legislation.
Do You Know ANYTHING About Your 401(K)?
Business  (tags: 401k), Lawmakers, legislation, disclosures of fees, 401k) accounts, retirement security )

Kat
- 3128 days ago - features.us.reuters.com
Lawmakers are mulling legislation that would require greater disclosures of the fees that are tucked inside these plans...fees you pay on these accounts now can really restrain your retirement later.
   

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