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Three Trillion Trees Live on Earth - and We Need Every One of Them
Environment  (tags: deforestation, rainforest destruction, rainforest destructionecosystems, ecosystems, environment, destruction, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction, wildlife, world, humans )

Cal
- 10 hours ago - theecologist.org
Many of the 1.5 billion trees we are losing a year are in the last great rainforests - key ecosystems under threat of drying out forever under our escalating double onslaught.
UNILEVER - Stop Using Uncertified Palm Oil and Step Up to 100% Certified Segregated NOW. For the 1.5 Million Tonne of Uncertifie
Environment  (tags: Unilever, palm oil use, rainforest destruction, Habitat Destruction, Sustainabililty, environmental damage, Climate Change, dirty business )

Sabine
- 2 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Unilever use over 1.5 million tonne of palm oil per annum. According to their RSPO report - Less than 1% of that usage is certified segregated supply and the remainder is covered by uncertified GreenPalm certificates yet WWF rate the company at the top
End Unsustainable Raiding in the Amazon Rainforest
Environment  (tags: rainforest destruction, ecosystem destruction, habitat loss, climate-change, CO2emissions, globalwarming, biodiversity hotspots, protection, wildlife )

Sabine
- 48 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Each year, the Amazon Rainforest loses forested areas the size of the state of Delaware. Agricultural expansion, ranching, infrastructure projects, energy exploration and illegal logging are to blame.
Urge the Government of Ecuador to Not Sell Off the Amazon Rainforest to China
Environment  (tags: rainforest destruction, rainforest protection, Amazon Rainforest, selling habitat out, habitat loss.climate-change, Sustainabililty, conservation, biodiversity hotspots )

Sabine
- 63 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Ecuador is set to sell a third of its Amazon rainforest to Chinese oil companies - up to three million of the country's 8.1 million hectares, according to a report on Business Insider.com. Ecuador owes China more than $7 billion - more than a tenth of...
Rainforest or Chinese Profits? Stop the Nicaragua Canal!
Environment  (tags: rainforest destruction, habitat loss and destruction, Deforestration, Profits over environment, ecosystems, climate-change, Sustainabililty, wildlife )

Sabine
- 72 days ago - rainforest-rescue.org
Nicaragua is planning a new canal for container ships and oil tankers. While the project is economically important for China - the apparent driving force behind the canal - it would mean clear-cutting rainforests, mass resettlement and destroying Lake...
STOP Using Palm Oil! - Trader Joes - Target - Safeway
Environment  (tags: animals, Habitat Destruction, habitat loss, rainforest destruction, ecosystems, Animal Cruelty, CO2emissions, climatechange, rainforest protection, Sustainabililty, wildlife )

Sabine
- 145 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The Dangers that Harvesting Palm Oil do is widely documented on the Internet. Each time I see that photo of Orangutans burnt alive, while Greedy Companies Deforest their Habitat, Raping and Flattening their Home, Sickens me.
Tell KFC to Adopt a Deforestation-Free Policy Now.
Environment  (tags: palm oil, rainforest destruction, orangutans, tigers, death, endangered, forests, habitat, habitatdestruction, humans, protection, Sustainabililty, trees, wildlife )

Sara
- 244 days ago - action.sumofus.org
It could very well be responsible for the clearing of pristine rainforest, for the deaths of thousands of orangutans and tigers, for child labour on palm plantations, and rocketing carbon emissions from deforestation.
Impacts of Deforestation on Amazonian River Ecosystems Could Be Far-Reaching
Environment  (tags: agriculture, deforestation, AMazon, rainforest destruction, ecosystems, destruction, conservation, environment, habitatdestruction, habitat, humans, protection, politics, world, wildlife )

Cal
- 259 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Vast areas of the Amazon forest are being destroyed for agricultural uses, mainly industrial-scale soybean crops, and turned into pasture land for livestock
PepsiCo: Trashing Rainforests for 450,000 Tons of Palm Oil a Year
Environment  (tags: palm oil, palm oil industry, rainforest destruction, pepsico, animals, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, habitat, habitatdestruction, humans, nature, politics, protection, trees, wildlife, world )

Sara
- 268 days ago - rainforest-rescue.org
U.S. food and beverage giant PepsiCo consumes huge amounts of palm oil produced on rainforest land for its snack foods.Join us in calling on CEO Indra Nooyi to eliminate palm oil from PepsiCo's supply chain.
TAKE ACTION NOW! PEPSICO: Doritos: It's Crunch Time to Save the Rainforests
Environment  (tags: business, cover-up, supply chain, rainforest destruction, palm oil, environment, politics, environment, destruction, ecosystems )

Cal
- 289 days ago - action.sumofus.org
Doritos customers can't be sure they're not buying rainforest destruction, and all the suffering that comes with it. Close the gaps in your policies now
The Video Procter & Gamble Don't Want You to See!
Environment  (tags: Palm Oil Plantations Destroying Rainfore, rainforest destruction, Orangutan Deaths )

Slava
- 329 days ago - greenpeace.org
While Procter & Gamble were advertising about motherhood, companies that produce palm oil for P&G have been making orphans out of orangutans. Everyone needs to know that deforestation to create palm oil plantations means orangutans are senselessly orphane
TAKE ACTION NOW! Protect America's Rainforest From Old-Growth Logging
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, destruction, Tongass, deforestation, rainforest, rainforest destruction, pollution, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction, conservation, humans, healthconditions, government, water, trees )

Cal
- 409 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
We have an opportunity to save the Tongass rainforest--but we need you to tell agency officials to end destructive industrial-scale old-growth logging on the Tongass much more quickly than the Forest Service's proposed 10- to 15-year timeline.
Logger Continues to Destroy Indonesian Rainforest Despite Green Promises
Environment  (tags: rainforest destruction, corporate greed, abuse, ecosystems, destruction, environment, protection, pollution, world, habitat, habitatdestruction, forests, politics, nature, oceans )

Cal
- 456 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Indonesian logging giant Asia Pacific Resources International Limited (APRIL) is continuing to destroy endangered rainforests on Sumatra despite a high profile commitment to clean up its operations
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save Rainforest From Oil Drilling - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, destruction, habitat, rainforest destruction )

Cal
- 492 days ago - forcechange.com
Halt proposed oil drilling in the Amazon rainforest and nearby Yasuni National Park
 

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