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TAKE ACTION NOW! Say No to Oozing Toxins in Minnesota's Waters!
Environment  (tags: corporate, dishonesty, abuse, environment, destruction, ecosystems, protection, pollution, water, wildlife, habitat, habitatdestruction, politics )

Cal
- 49 days ago - change.org
PolyMet Mining Corporation is proposing to destroy thousands of acres of pristine habitat to mine sulfide ore at the headwaters of the St. Louis River -- a major waterway that flows over 180 miles to Lake Superior.
Palm Oil Company Bumitama Under Fire for Clearing Rainforest, Endangering Orangutans
Environment  (tags: corporate, corruption, abuse, rainforest destruction, ecosystems, destruction, environment, habitat, habitatdestruction, world, protection, nature, humans, green )

Cal
- 143 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Multiple allegations have been made against the Indonesian palm oil producer for setting up illegal plantations, violating its own commitments to stop clearing forests and misrepresenting its membership in the RSPO.
Malaysia Clearcutting Forest Reserves for Timber and Palm Oil
Environment  (tags: corruption, business, corporate, palm oil, exploitative labor practices, Cargill, consumers, politics, news, labor, world, money, economy, abuse )

Cal
- 210 days ago - news.mongabay.com
In July Bikam Permanent Forest Reserve in Malaysia's Perak state was degazetted, allowing the forest to be clearcut for an oil palm plantation.
Our Cheap Snack Food Habits Are Killing the Orangutans -- Time to Stop
Environment  (tags: corruption, business, corporate, palm oil, exploitative labor practices, Cargill, consumers, politics, news, labor, world, money, economy, abuse, ecosystems, environment )

Cal
- 219 days ago - alternet.org
Huge corporate palm oil plantations are the cause of so many ills -- and it's something we can fix.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Create a Policy to Stop the Use of Destructive Palm Oil Products By New York State
Environment  (tags: corruption, business, corporate, palm oil, exploitative labor practices, Cargill, consumers, politics, news, labor, world, money, economy, abuse, ecosystems, environment )

Cal
- 219 days ago - change.org
It is time that New York state, which banned the sales of shark fins, to protect the ocean's biodiversity, speak up for the forests biodiversity and commit to using only sustainably produced palm oil!
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell the United States to Use Only Sustainable Palm Oil
Environment  (tags: corruption, business, corporate, palm oil, exploitative labor practices, Cargill, consumers, politics, news, labor, world, money, economy, abuse, ecosystems, environment )

Cal
- 241 days ago - forcechange.com
The palm oil industry has been wreaking environmental damage for years. Several nations have already committed to using only sustainable palm oil, but the United States has yet to take such an environmental initiative.
Endangered Chimps and Forest Elephants Found in Rainforest to Be Logged for Palm Oil
Environment  (tags: corruption, business, corporate, palm oil, exploitative labor practices, Cargill, consumers, politics, news, labor, world, money, rainforest economy, abuse, environment, destruction, animals, wildlife, protection, nature, habitatdestruction, habitat )

Cal
- 257 days ago - news.mongabay.com
A biological survey of forests slated for destruction for a palm oil project in Cameroon has uncovered 23 species of large mammals, including the world's most endangered chimpanzee
Obama Will Use Nixon-Era Law to Fight Climate Change
Environment  (tags: obama, government, politics, consumers, development criteria, CREDIT RATINGS, credit ratings, business, cover-up, dishonesty, usa, politics, news, government, ethics, abuse, americans, finance, money, society, climate-change, environment, ecosystems, green )

Cal
- 400 days ago - bloomberg.com
President Barack Obama is preparing to tell all federal agencies for the first time that they should consider the impact on global warming before approving major projects, from pipelines to highways.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell President Obama: Amb. Susan Rice's Tar Sands Investments Are a Big Problem!
Environment  (tags: news, media, obama, politics, ENVIRONMENT, SUSAN RICE, Susan Rice, environment, government, corruption, abuse, environment, humans, government, green )

Cal
- 506 days ago - change.org
While Susan Rice is a highly accomplished professional with considerable foreign policy experience, her masssive financial holdings in tar sands extraction in Canada...expose her blatant disregard for protection of the environment or the need to shift ou
TAKE ACTION NOW! Don't Let Oil Company Exploit Ecologically Rich Amazonian Land
Environment  (tags: business, abuse, environment, ecosystems, environment, destruction, world, protection, habitat )

Cal
- 551 days ago - forcechange.com
Help Kichwa villagers on Sani Isla stop the PetroAmazonas company from engaging in a seismic survey of their land
MAKING A DIFFERENCE: A Real Hero in the Chesapeake Bay
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, corporate, abuse, environment, ethics, environment, destruction, protection, nature, activists, society, activism, environmental activism, safety, protection, habitat, environment, destruction, conservation, ecosystems, nature, healthcondition )

Cal
- 559 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Kathy Phillips is a real heroine. She's standing up to Perdue, a company responsible for a large percentage of the pollution pouring into the Chesapeake Bay and surrounding waterways
Fraud Hits California's Recycling Programs
Environment  (tags: Fraud, recycling, California, 104% recycling rate, abuse, unintended consequences )

Paula
- 561 days ago - nationalreview.com
California's generous recycling redemption program has led to rampant fraud.
Ironic Conservation: APP Touts Tiger Relocation After Allegedly Destroying Tiger's Home
Environment  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, endangered, deforestation, corporate greenwashing, wicked publicity stunt, Greenpeace, environment, wildlife, wildanimals, abuse, death, protection, humans, ecosystems, destruction, environment, forests, humans, trees, world )

Cal
- 995 days ago - news.mongabay.com
APP allegedly destroys a tiger's habitat in Indonesia, and then relocates it in the name of helping to preserve a threatened species as a wicked and ironic publicity stunt, according to Greenpeace.
DINGBATS! US House Republicans Propose to Eliminate Migratory Bird Conservation Act
Environment  (tags: politics, republicans, environment, abuse, ecosystems, environment, wildlife, politics, humans, animals, nature )

Cal
- 1003 days ago - news.mongabay.com
The US House of Representatives has proposed an environmental spending bill that strips funds from many environmental agencies, including eliminating altogether the Neotropical Migratory Bird Conservation Act.
 

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