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GOOD NEWS! Toy Giant Mattel Drops Paper From APP and Other 'Controversial Sources'


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Cal
- 926 days ago - news.mongabay.com
The world's biggest toy-maker Mattel has pledged to overhaul its paper sourcing policies after a hard-hitting campaign from Greenpeace linked the toy giant to rainforest destruction in Indonesia by Asia Pulp and Paper (APP)



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Esther Z. (101)
Wednesday October 5, 2011, 4:16 pm
Noted. I hope the pledge becomes a reality. Thanks for the post, Cal.
 

Lin Penrose (92)
Wednesday October 5, 2011, 7:04 pm
Thanks Cal. The packaging aspect change is very good. I hate to imagine all the dead dolls, plastics & other related **** in dumps around the world. However, the image is here, much to my dread and nightmares.
 

Jennifer C. (172)
Wednesday October 5, 2011, 11:21 pm
Noted. Thanks.
 

Elizabeth S. (149)
Thursday October 6, 2011, 5:41 am
A victory for all whom signed the petitions :-) A good choice from Mattel...
 

Jo Asprec (0)
Thursday October 6, 2011, 6:50 am
Good move, Mattel!
 

Greenpeace USA (350)
Thursday October 6, 2011, 12:23 pm
Thanks for posting, Cal!
 

Past Member (0)
Thursday October 6, 2011, 9:46 pm
We are united, regardless of our banner. Green Peace, Peta, Care2 and the many others, we stand together.

Together we win. Alone we can do almost nothing. Together, arms linked, we are changing our world.

Thank you.
 

KS Goh (0)
Saturday October 8, 2011, 12:44 am
Thanks for the article.
 

Frank Pickens (126)
Sunday October 9, 2011, 1:15 am
This is a great victory fot the Sumatran Tigers
 

Adam B. (0)
Thursday December 8, 2011, 12:49 am
In China toys has bad filler. free essays online
 
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