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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
- 457 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.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell the EPA to Investigate Fracking Water Contamination
Environment  (tags: ethics, environment, EPA, news, FRACKING, fracking, business, law, society, usa )

Cal
- 460 days ago - secure3.convio.net
The EPA is supposed to protect American citizens from threats like fracking, not bow to the oil and gas industry.
'Fort McMurray Is a Wasteland': Neil Young Slams Oil Patch, Keystone Plans
Environment  (tags: Neil Young, Keystone pipelines, Canada, globalwarming, Fort McMurray, CO2emissions, deaths, business )

Diane
- 460 days ago - theglobeandmail.com
Canadian rocker Neil Young has waded into the bitter debate over Alberta's vast oil sands and the controversial Keystone XL pipeline planned to funnel one million barrels a day of Canadian crude to huge refineries in Texas and Louisiana.
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
- 466 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
- 466 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! President Obama and EPA Administrator McCarthy: Reopen EPA Investigations Into Fracking-Related Water Contam
Environment  (tags: ethics, environment, EPA, news, FRACKING, fracking, business, law, society, usa )

Cal
- 484 days ago - petitions.moveon.org
Over the past year, the Environmental Protection Agency has repeatedly shut down its own fracking-related water contamination investigations after being pressured by the oil and gas industry.
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
- 488 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.
STOP December Coyote Hunt In New Mexico!
Environment  (tags: animals, wildlife, habitat, humans, money, business, coyotes, nature, politics, ecosystems, environment )

Carrie
- 494 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Once again Mark Chavez, the owner of Gunhawk Firearms is sponsoring an animal slaughter contest. Scheduled for December, his sites are once again set on coyotes. His claims of helping farmers is nothing more than promotion for his business...
Tell the EPA: Cleaner Air Can't Wait! ACTION US
Environment  (tags: health, pollution, gasoline standards, family, environment, ecosystems, wildlife, business )

Nancy
- 501 days ago - secure.sierraclub.org
These new standards would lower the sulfur content in gasoline, reducing smog-forming tailpipe pollution and saving up to 2,500 lives and $22 billion annually by 2030.
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
- 504 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
Environmental Coalition Fights Deregulation of Industrial Dairy Farms in New York -
Environment  (tags: environmental review, EPA<, pollution standards, water safety, business, environment, destruction, ecosystems, water, politics, protection, pollution, nature, humans )

Cal
- 511 days ago - riverkeeper.org
Lawsuit challenges DEC for overstepping its authority and for violating Federal Clean Water Act and State Environmental Quality Review Act requirements -
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell the EPA to Keep Glyphosate From Monsanto Off Your Plate!
Environment  (tags: corporate, dishonesty, Monsanto food labeling, politics, society, environment, ethics, consumers, business, americans, finance, economy, money, world, SustainableDevelopment, sustainabledevelopment )

Cal
- 543 days ago - action.fooddemocracynow.org
For 20 plus years Monsanto has said that its proprietary weedkiller Roundup and its main chemical ingredient glyphosate were safe. But in the past several years a host of studies have linked Roundup and glyphosate to an alarming number of diseases threate
EPA Raised Residue Limits of Monsanto's Glyphosate Herbicide ACTION
Environment  (tags: health, food, family, environment, Monsanto, ecosystems, EPA, wildlife, business, corruption )

Nancy
- 547 days ago - app.streamsend.com
The EPA has issued a new rule raising the allowed residue levels of Monsanto's herbicide glyphosate (Roundup) on food. Comment today to let the EPA know that their decision to cater to Monsanto's interests is unacceptable given the recent science...
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Monsanto's Ruthless and Damaging Practices
Environment  (tags: corporate, dishonesty, Monsanto food labeling, politics, society, environment, ethics, consumers, business, americans, finance, economy, money, world, SustainableDevelopment, sustainabledevelopment )

Cal
- 564 days ago - forcechange.com
The lack of accountability goes hand in hand with the ruthless business practices enacted by Monsanto. Now is the time to stand up against Monsanto and its harmful business practices before the impact on our nation's agricultural industry becomes irrepara
Worldwide Movement Against Monsanto Gaining Steam
Environment  (tags: corporate, dishonesty, Monsanto food labeling, politics, society, environment, ethics, consumers, business, americans, finance, economy, money, world, SustainableDevelopment, sustainabledevelopment )

Cal
- 571 days ago - alternet.org
Monsanto's stocks have fallen following its GMO wheat debacle and the global March Against Monsanto.

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