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SodaStream Closing West Bank Factory Targeted By Boycotts in ScarJo Split
Business  (tags: SodaStream International Ltd, middle-east, palestine, israel, BDS, Boycott Divestment & Sanctions, relocation )

Evelyn
- 27 days ago - bloomberg.com
SodaStream will close a factory in a West Bank settlement that had prompted calls by pro-Palestinian activists for consumers to boycott the Israeli company's soda machines. The company opted to relocate 2 operations to Southern Israel
NEWS ROUNDUP: RENEWABLES ON TOP IN 2013, KANSAS WIND BUILDS MOMENTUM, AND THE STATE OF THE UNION'S ENERGY AGENDA 28 January 2014
Business  (tags: world, americans, africa, asia, china, europe, middle-east, U.S.A., business, consumers, corporate, economy, energy, Entrepreneurs, environment, ethics, finance, GoodNews, government, greenbuilding, investing, labor, law, marketing, money, sustainabledevel )

Ruth
- 292 days ago - aweablog.org
"It's Tuesday, and renewable energy took the lead once again in 2013, Kansas wind power is hugely popular, and SOTU: will Obama follow through on climate change and clean energy?"
5 Reasons Solar Is Already Beating Fossil Fuels By Jacob SandryAugust 27, 2013
Business  (tags: world, consumers, economy, energy, entrepreneurs, ethics, good news, government, investing, labor, law, news, politics, sustainable development, technology, environment, africa, asia, china, middle-east, religion, human rights )

Ruth
- 293 days ago - joinmosaic.com
'Since 2008, the cost of coal has risen 13%. In some parts of the market, solar has already reached parity with coal..there's the glaring fact that oil, gas and coal receive subsidies that dwarf those for renewables($409 billion v. $60 billion globally)'
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED FOR AUSTRALIANS Tell the PM to Ban Live Export
Business  (tags: corruption, crime, middle-east, death, ethics, media, violence, world, politics, government, money, farming, dishonesty, cover-up, business, consumers, lies, food, safety, treatment, health, healthcare, prevention, protection, sadness, suffering, slaughte )

Kelly
- 293 days ago - banliveexport.com
http://www.banliveexport.com/take_action/tell-the- PM~~THIS IS FOR AUSTRALIANS~Live exporters have had more than enough chances to clean up their act. Every day that live export continues is another day of suffering for animals in this trade.
SodaStream-- Burst the Bubble - Jewish Voice for Peace Call to Action
Business  (tags: HumanRights, middle-east, israel, palestine, ethics, abuse, boycott, BDS, Jewish Voice for Peace )

Evelyn
- 298 days ago - jewishvoiceforpeace.org
SodaStream's main production plant is located in the Mishor Edomim industrial park, part of illegal Israeli settlement in the West Bank. They participate in Israeli occupation of Palestine and violates the rights of Palestinians to freedom, justice
Putin's Mediterranean Move
Business  (tags: middle-east, Russia, oil, Mediterranean, off-shore, politics, energy, influence )

Evelyn
- 331 days ago - foreignpolicy.com
The race is on to exploit off-shore energy around Israel, Syria, Lebanon, and Cyprus -- and Moscow is crashing the party. Moscow seems to spy an opportunity to reassert itself in a region where it once loomed large......
The Hot Poop on Alternative Toilets TreeHugger Living / Culture March 11, 2005
Business  (tags: world, americans, africa, asia, china, europe, middle-east, usa, business, consumers, corporate, economy, energy, Entrepreneurs, environment, ethics, goodnews, government, greenbuilding, investments, marketing, money, politics, society, SustainableDevelop )

Ruth
- 377 days ago - treehugger.com
"Imagine our delight...swedish Mulltoa composting toilet. Lifting the lid fires up the fans; sitting on the toilet seat opens the trap doors; putting the lid back down activates the churning motors...It does everything automatically..We want one now."
Nature Loo Composting Toilet Puts Some Distance Between the Person and the Poop Lloyd Alter Design / Bathroom Design October 29
Business  (tags: world, americans, africa, asia, europe, middle-east, business, consumers, Entrepreneurs, environment, ethics, greenbuilding, investments, sustainabledevelopment, technology, usa, world )

Ruth
- 377 days ago - treehugger.com
" Envirolet has a trap door you operate with a handle to hide the stuff. MullToa has a clever toilet seat that opens doors when you sit on it. Sun-Mar has a step because you sit up really high. Nature Loo..composting unit is separate from the toilet...."
More Hot Poop on Composting Toilets Lloyd Alter Design / Bathroom Design April 8, 2013
Business  (tags: world, americans, africa, asia, china, europe, middle-east, business, consumers, corporate, economy, energy, Entrepreneurs, environment, ethics, goodnews, government, greenbuilding, investments, marketing, society, SustainableDevelopment, usa, finance, ph )

Ruth
- 377 days ago - treehugger.com
A list with pretty pictures and descriptions of some wonderful solutions for the toilet !"We can't continue using drinking water to flush away our waste, and we can't afford to keep wasting our waste;Living Building Challenge..in the new Bullitt Center."
Video: Animated Guide to Land Grabs
Business  (tags: world, ethics, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', africa, asia, middle-east, humanrights, society, abuse, business, corporate, dishonesty, economy, finance, money, sustainabledevelopment, world )

JL
- 451 days ago - youtube.com
This great little animation explains how families are being unfairly evicted from their land and left with no way to grow food or earn a living as a result of big land deals in poor countries.
Reversing the "IP Ratchet": Global Implications of the U.S. Supreme Court's Ruling in Myriad,
Business  (tags: world, society, news, middle-east, asia, europe, ethics, freedoms, GoodNews, goodnews, government, HumanRights, cancer, death, disease, ethics, health, healthcare, prevention, protection, risks, safety, science, society, study, treatment, warning, medicin )

JL
- 521 days ago - citizenvox.org
The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) and European Patent Office (EPO) have been granting patents on isolated human DNA since the early 1980s. Many countries have followed their lead.
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Is Fighting for the Right of Oil, Gas and Mining Corporations to Keep Payments to Foreign Governmen
Business  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', conflict, ethics, corruption, government, HumanRights, humanrights, society, world, middle-east, africa, asia, usa, oil, money, marketing, cover-up, business, abuse, corporate, corruption, dishonesty, ethics, investments, law, lies, societ )

JL
- 577 days ago - citizenvox.org
A federal court is considering an industry challenge to a rule recently adopted by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) that would require certain oil, gas and mining companies to disclose payments made to foreign governments.
The New War for Afghanistan's Untapped Oil
Business  (tags: war, violence, world, middle-east, usa, oil, politics, society, lies, marketing, money, investing, investments, investors, government, ethics, dishonesty, corporate, corruption, abuse, americans, business, cover-up )

JL
- 610 days ago - theatlantic.com
What's driving the recent surge in Taliban violence? I was there as part of a three week investigation into the growing efforts of both the US and Afghan governments to develop Afghanistan's oil and gas sector.
Exclusive - Glencore Bartered With Firm Linked to Iran Nuclear Programme
Business  (tags: world, violence, unitednations, UnitedNations, society, politics, middle-east, iran, conflict, ethics, usa, marketing, money, news, finance, corporate, corruption, abuse, americans, business, consumers, cover-up, dishonesty )

JL
- 635 days ago - uk.reuters.com
Commodities giant Glencore supplied thousands of tons of alumina to an Iranian firm that has provided aluminium to Iran's nuclear program, intelligence and diplomatic sources told Reuters.
Job-Killing Trade Deficits Soar Under "Free Trade" Agreements
Business  (tags: africa, asia, china, europe, middle-east, politics, usa, government, ethics, media, society, labor, money, marketing, lies, investments, investors, law, SustainableDevelopment, world, americans, business, corporate, corruption, economy, finance )

JL
- 643 days ago - citizen.typepad.com
U.S. Trade Deficits Grow More Than 440% with FTA Countries, but Decline 7% with Non-FTA Countries
 

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