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Petition - Tell JPMorgan Chase to Defund Tar Sands Pipelines!
Business  (tags: JPMorgan Chase, US Banks, investments, Tar Sands Oil pipelines, carbon emissions, dirty business, Environmental destruction, Oil Spills )

Kalliope
- 8 days ago - engage.us.greenpeace.org
Tar sands oil is one of the dirtiest energy sources on the planet, producing up to 20% more carbon emissions than conventional oil. And new, proposed pipelines, like Keystone XL, are in the works to carry the dirty fuel from Canada across the...
Petition - Dm: Stop Selling Products That Contain Microbeads!
Business  (tags: microbeads, plastic pollution, water contamination, Corporate Responsibility, consumer products, sustainable business, alternatives, toxic materials )

Kalliope
- 8 days ago - actions.sumofus.org
Our oceans are under threat as never before. The first ever UN Oceans Conference just gave us our gravest warning yet. One of the major problems they're facing is microbeads -- tiny plastic particles in peels, shower gel and makeup that pollute...
Petition - Tell Ecuador and China to Respect Indigenous Rights and Get Big Oil Out of the Amazon!
Business  (tags: Amazon region, oil industry, drilling interests, indegenous rights, respect, ecosystems, Oil Spills, environmental damage, pollution protection, habitat destuction, prevention )

Kalliope
- 7 days ago - action.foe.org
A Chinese oil company wants to drill for oil in one of the most biodiverse places on Earth. If Big Oil drills in this region, it would devastate the Sapara community and the ecosystem they live in. The governments of Ecuador and China could stop this.
Petition - Ask Thomas Cook to Stop Supporting Orca Abuse
Business  (tags: Orcas in Captivity, Sea World Cruelty, thomas cook group, ethics, prevention of exploitation, Animal Welfare, animal rights, dirty business, non providing )

Kalliope
- 3 days ago - action.peta.org.uk
The travel group has publicly pointed to its animal-welfare policy as being an acceptable benchmark for the treatment of captive animals. But at SeaWorld, the orcas live in cramped, concrete tanks and are deprived of everything that is natural and...
PETITION - A New Zealand Bottled Water Company Wants Suck a Unesco World Heritage Site Dry
Business  (tags: New Zealand, pure, artesian water, Waikato, Putaruru, Blue Spring, Te Waihou, NZ Pure Blue, bottling plant, huge, application, SumOfUs, petition, environment, Unesco, world heritage site, protection )

Evelyn
- 38 days ago - actions.sumofus.org
Every drop of this pure, artesian water will be exported for at least 15 years if the bottled water company, NZ Pure Blue, has its way. The most precious natural resource will be bottled, processed, and shipped overseas.
Swiss Chalet: Publicly Commit to Improved Chicken Welfare Standards PETITION
Business  (tags: chickens, swiss chalet, chicken welfare, business, environment, money, world )

Lone
- 38 days ago - change.org
Please join me in asking Swiss ChaletâEUR(TM)s leadership to adopt the same meaningful broiler chicken welfare commitment as its competitors.
Alarms Raised as Timber Firm Said to Pierce One of Indonesia's Last Orangutan Strongholds
Business  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, habitat destruction, illegal clearance, PT Mohairson Pawan Khatulistiwa (MPK), timber company, Indonesia, Sungai Putri forest, Borneo, orangutan, Sustainabililty, peatland drainage )

Evelyn
- 157 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Locals report the firm MPK is digging a drainage canal through the peat soil in alleged violation of a moratorium on peatland development enshrined by Jokowi, as he is known, into law last December. LINK TO PETITION 1st comment
Changing Times: Aboriginal Land Owners Say Government Is Pandering to Indian Mining Conglomerate
Business  (tags: Australia, mining, Adani, indigenous people, First People, Native Title Act, Galilee Basin, Central Queensland, Carmichael, Wangan and Jagalingou traditional lands, attorney-general Brandis, Adrian Burragubba, Annette Gartland, Murrawah Johnson )

Evelyn
- 185 days ago - time2transcend.wordpress.com
The document Adani is trying to pass off as an indigenous land use agreement with our people is illegitimate. We will continue our action in the federal court to have it struck out regardless of what dodgy deals are tried on in Canberra to prevent justice
Picturehouse Cinemas: Pay Your Staff a Living Wage
Business  (tags: world, U.K, Britain, Picturehouse Cinemas, BECTU, Prospect, jobs, Living Wage. petition, ethics, economy, business, workers )

Darren
- 187 days ago - campaign.goingtowork.org.uk
Every worker deserves a Living Wage and has the right to representation by a union of their choice. Picturehouse Cinemas should pay the living wage to their staff and recognise their chosen union, the BECTU sector of Prospect.
Andrew Puzder Will Be a Disaster For Workers I Know He Was For Me
Business  (tags: Hardee's, Andrew Puzder, Trumps Administration, disaster for workers )

Dandelion
- 188 days ago - washingtonpost.com
JoAnn Wise was a Hardees worker for 21 years. After decades of work at Hardees, I have no savings, no health benefits and no plans for retirement.
 
 
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