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Palm Oil Scorecard: Ranking America's Biggest Brands on Their Commitment to Deforestation-Free Palm Oil
Environment  (tags: conservation, environment, humans, palm oil, Palm Oil Plantations Destroying Rainfore )

Dave
- 3 days ago - ucsusa.org
....also actions you can take to Tell America's biggest brands to use deforestation-free palm oil
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save Orangutans and Tigers From Deforestation - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, animals, protection, wildlife, world, palm oil, pal oil destruction )

Cal
- 30 days ago - forcechange.com
Ensure a safe habitat for animals inhabiting the Indonesian rainforest, including the endangered orangutan and the Sumatran tiger
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Palm Oil Plantation Expansion on Kalimantan Island
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, forests, destruction, palm oil, world, protection, habitatdestruction, habitat, conservation, environment )

Cal
- 32 days ago - gopetition.com
We need to stop land clearing and expansion of palm oil plantations particularly in Kalimantan island.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell America's Biggest Brands to Use Deforestation-Free Palm Oil
Environment  (tags: palm oil, environment, ecosystems, deforestation, greenliving, green, protection, Sustainabililty, world, eco-friendly, world, wildlife )

Cal
- 41 days ago - change.org
Palm oil, an ingredient in thousands of everyday products from snack foods to shampoo, is ubiquitous in our grocery stores and homes.
TAKE ACTION! Tell Procter & Gamble's CEO to Stop Using Palm Oil Linked to Deforestation
Environment  (tags: TAKE ACTION! conservation, destruction, palm oil, Sumatra, rainforest destruction, Procter & Gamble )

Beatrice
- 44 days ago - secure3.convio.net
The Indonesian rainforest -- home to 10-15% of all species on earth, including the last remaining 400 Sumatran tigers -- is being methodically destroyed. And the biggest driver of this destruction is palm oil, an ingredient in everything from cookies to
Breaking: 9 Arrested After Death-Defying Protest of P&G's Use of Palm Oil
Environment  (tags: activism, palm oil, corporate greed, deforestation, protection, wildlife, pollution, humans, environment, destruction, ecosystems, conservation, politics )

Cal
- 46 days ago - ecowatch.com
In James Bond style, nine Greenpeace activists were arrested Tuesday after they rappelled down Cincinnati's Procter & Gamble (P&G) skyscraper and hung two large posters protesting P&G's use of palm oil in its Head & Shoulders products.
Tell PepsiCo To Save Endangered Animals From Habitat Destruction - Via Animal Petitions
Environment  (tags: Habitat Destruction, Wild Animals, Endangered Species, Eco-system, Palm Oil, PepsiCo, Tigers, Elephants, Orangutans, Suffering, Death, Extinction, Petiton to sign )

Victoria
- 88 days ago - animalpetitions.org
Tell PepsiCo you will not support a company that uses conflict palm oil and ask them to adopt a responsible and verifiable palm oil sourcing process. With almost 90% of existing palm oil grown in Indonesia and Malaysia, this precious habitat needs help.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Indonesia: Terror and Eviction for Palm Oil
Environment  (tags: indigenous rights, palm oil, corporate greed, environment, destruction, ecosystems, conservation, environment, protection, world )

Cal
- 89 days ago - rainforest-rescue.org
In Jambi Province in Sumatra, a total of 1,500 men descended on the helpless indigenous Suku Anak Dalam and evicted them from their huts. At least 296 houses in four villages were looted and demolished in early December 2013.
Indonesia: High Penalty for Palm Oil Company
Environment  (tags: Aceh, palm oil, Tripa, penalty, legal fines, ecosystems, environment, wildlife )

Nancy
- 96 days ago - rainforest-rescue.org
In addition to the large fine and the compensation payment for the destroyed swamp forest of Tripa, the judges of the District Court of Meulaboh obligated PT Kallista Alam to return 5,769 hectares of land.
Greenpeace Photos Expose Palm Oil Giant's Deforestation in Indonesia
Environment  (tags: deforestation, palm oil, Indonesia, Breenpeace, world, habitat, habitatdestruction, wildlife, environment, destruction, ecosystems, animals, humans, protection, politics, green )

Cal
- 148 days ago - news.mongabay.com
A series of photos released this week by Greenpeace shows that an Indonesian palm oil company is continuing to clear orangutan habitat in Borneo despite a pledge to stop destroying the forest.
Palm Oil Workers Stage Massive Protest at Sustainability Meeting in Indonesia
Environment  (tags: palm oil, activism, environment, destruction, conservation, ecosystems, protection, humans, nature, water, world, wildlife, healthconditions, habitat, habitatdestruction )

Cal
- 151 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Protesters from 10 Indonesian labor unions and four NGOs descended on the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RPSO) meetings in Medan last Tuesday
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
- 206 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
- 215 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
- 215 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!
 

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