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Petition - Palmoel Und Biodiesel Stoppen! Orang-Utans Retten! ~ Stop Palm Oil and Bio-Fuel! Save Orang-Utans!
Environment  (tags: European Commission, Palmoil Business, bio-fuels, orangutangs, prevention of habitat destruction, environmental damages, stronger protection laws, Habitat preservation, Wildlife conservation, Sustainable Development, responsible sourcing, carbon emissions )

Kalliope
- 1 day ago - regenwald.org
With every litre of diesel or gasoline, we use rapeseed and palm oil, wheat or sugar-beet because the EU prescribes the addition of bio-fuel. Their cultivation causes great environmental damage. Because of palm oil, the orang-utan population in Borneo...
Petition - UK Agency: Stop Contributing to Plastic Pollution
Environment  (tags: Great Britain, plastic pollution, Ocean environment, prevention of further pollution, prevention of environmental damages, responsible behaviour, Sustainable Development, stronger protection laws, water contamination, ecosystems, longterm consequences )

Kalliope
- 1 day ago - forcechange.com
Demand UK environmental agency cease contributing to the pollution of our oceans. Imagine endless fields of plastic cups stretched as far as the eye can see... enough cups to leave a battalion of landfills brimming over. During the past five years...
Petition - SPEAK UP FOR THE MOST SIGNIFICANT FOREST CONSERVATION MEASURE OF THE LAST CENTURY
Environment  (tags: alaska, National forests, Tongass National Forest, roadless areas, temperate rainforests, spectacular wild places, biodiversity hotspots, Ecological Balance, clear cutting, forest protection laws, prevention of damages, prevention of wildlife loss )

Kalliope
- 1 day ago - secure.earthjustice.org
Any day now, Congress could take up two poison pill budget riders that would destroy roadless areas in Alaska's national forests-including the Tongass, which contains some of the largest remaining stands of intact temperate rainforest in the world-...
We Are Drowning in Plastic, and Fracking Companies Are Profiting
Environment  (tags: garbage, pollution, fossil fuels, waste, resources )

Freya
- 22 hours ago - alternet.org
The fracking industry is helping to fuel the plastics binge that is choking the planet.
Polar Ice Is Lost at Sea
Environment  (tags: climate change, ice loss, record low, polar )

Johan
- 1 day ago - grist.org
Our planet reached another miserable milestone earlier this week: Sea ice fell to its lowest level since human civilization began more than 12,000 years ago.
   

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