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Sikkim Becomes IndiaâEUR(TM)s First 100% Organic State
Environment  (tags: conservation, environment, GoodNews, economy )

NitaSick
- 163 days ago - trueactivist.com
Amazing news! Sikkim has become IndiaâEUR(TM)s first fully organic state. According to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the monumental achievement was a result of implementing organic practices on around 75,000 hectares of agricultural land.
WhatâEUR(TM)s Ahead for Rainforests in 2016? 10 Things to Watch
Environment  (tags: rainforests, c limate change, indigenousrights, economy, world, wildlife, ecosystems, environment )

Cal
- 175 days ago - news.mongabay.com
WhatâEUR(TM)s ahead for rainforests in 2016? 10 things to watch
FRACKERS GET WHACKED: Fracking's Future Is in Doubt as Oil Price Plummets, Bonds Crash
Environment  (tags: environment, economy, falling oil prices, business, fracking, frack is whack, energy industry, geopolitics, destruction, ecosystems, protection, world, pollution, healthconditions )

Cal
- 539 days ago - theecologist.org
There are warnings that the industry now faces an existential crisis from which it may never recover, as the financial sector faces the prospect of worthless shares and $100s of billions of defaulted debt.
EPA: New CO2 Limits Will Help Economy
Environment  (tags: EPA, carbon pollution, coal power plants, economy, environment, energy, globalwarming )

Carrie
- 757 days ago - thedailybeast.com
The Environmental Protection Agency unveiled proposed regulations Monday aimed at cutting carbon pollution from coal power plants, which it said will help the U.S. economy.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Help Impoverished Nations Facing Climate Change - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: climtae change, world, economy, impoversished nations, aid, politics, environment, destruction, ecosystems, water )

Cal
- 820 days ago - forcechange.com
For no one are the devastating effects of climate change more real than those living in impoverished, developing nations. The poorest people of our world struggle to cope with rising temperatures, and with it the threats of rising sea levels, food and wat
TAKE ACTION NOW! WALMART and KMART "Don't Sell Rainforest Destruction -- Don't Sell Paseo Tissue Products!"
Environment  (tags: environment, ethics, rainforest destruction, business, corporate, economy, ecosystems, destruction, environment, protection, wildlife, world )

Cal
- 891 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Paseo products have no recycled content -- they're made of 100% virgin tree fiber. Worse, those trees come from pulpwood plantations that are eating into Indonesia's rainforests and destroying the last Sumatran tiger habitat.
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
- 1007 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
- 1016 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
- 1017 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
- 1038 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.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Oil Tanker Traffic in British Columbia's Coastal Waters
Environment  (tags: government, ethics, obama, politics, climate change, energy, altenrative energy, usa, economy, news, ecosystems, energy, environment, protection, humans )

Cal
- 1043 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
A single Exxon Valdez-like spill would be catastrophic to thousands of families and coastal livelihoods, entire cultures and a spectacular diversity of life. It's time to unite in the protection of our coast and urge Parliament and the Legislature to st
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
- 1094 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
An Economic Boom in Turkey Takes a Toll on Marine Life
Environment  (tags: world, politics, development, economy, class warfare, environment, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', ethics, government, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', africa, politics, world )

Cal
- 1106 days ago - e360.yale.edu
The development-at-any-cost policies of Turkish Prime Minister Recip Tayyip Erdogan -- a key factor behind the protests and clashes in Istanbul's Taksim Square -- are also playing a role in the steady decline of the nation's porpoises, dolphins, and other
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
- 1114 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
- 1121 days ago - alternet.org
Monsanto's stocks have fallen following its GMO wheat debacle and the global March Against Monsanto.
 

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