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Letter to Chase: Defund Climate Change NOW
Business  (tags: global warming, environmental destruction, banking, petitions )

- 35 days ago -
JPMorgan Chase is the world's leading banker of climate change, by a huge margin. Communities around the globe are facing the devastating effects of climate change, in the form of wildfires, hurricanes, droughts and floods.
Take Action - Tell Nestle to Stop Enabling Human Rights Violations and Environmental Destruction!
Business  (tags: nestle, palm oil industry, guatemala, Human Rights Violations, Environmental destruction, toxic spills, palm oil products, responsible sourcing, Corporate Responsibility, conflict of interest, native peoples rights, prevention of exploitation, protection )

- 473 days ago -
Palm oil company REPSA is linked to environmental destruction, toxic spills, and human rights violations in Guatemala. Some consumer brands, including Nestlé, are still enabling REPSA's violence and destruction. We need your help to push Nestle...
Petition: Demand Major Corporations to Stop Using Wilmars Palm Oil in Their Products!
Business  (tags: palm oil products, palm oil usage, major food companies, Environmental destruction, consequences, consumers, animal habitat, Climate Crisis, Deforestration, habitat loss, Corporate Responsibility, alternatives, stronger protection, Sustainable Development )

- 485 days ago -
Tens of millions of tonnes of palm oil is used annually, and 85% produced in Indonesia and Malaysia, much of it by Agriculture giant Wilmar. The production of wilmar's palm oil results in mass deforestation, habitat loss, climate change, animal cruelty...
Petition - Cancel Early Construction of Industrial Chicken Farm in a Rural and Natural Area.
Business  (tags: chicken farming, industrial farming, natural areas, environmental consequences, Environmental destruction, prevention of pollution, Ethical Business, Sustainable Development, Corporate Responsibility )

- 499 days ago -
Residents of La Mesa de San Martin have sold land to a company that will build a chicken hatchery to harvest eggs in an area where there are family homes a few meters away. A part of that the land they sold is full of trees, birds and ecosystems,...
Petition - Pepsi Must Cut Ties With Palm Oil Plantation Using Child Labor
Business  (tags: pepsi, palm oil plantations, Child Labor, dirty business, exploitation, Environmental destruction, human rights abuses, Child endangerment, harmful chemicals, safety, questionable practices, responsibility, sustainability, stronger protection )

- 509 days ago -
Pepsi must cut ties with a palm oil plantation found to be using child labor. Pepsi is supplied by a palm oil plantation that uses child labor to harvest its product. The palm oil plantation Indofood produces products for PepsiCo's snacks and
Petition - End Widespread Child Labor on Palm Oil Plantations
Business  (tags: palm oil plantations, Child Labor, exploitation of child workers, dirty business, needless suffering, Environmental destruction, environmental consequences, fair work conditions, fair wages, dangerous labor, economic development, education choices )

- 532 days ago -
End use of child labor by the world's largest palm oil manufacturer. Children are suffering on some of the world's largest palm oil plantations. Wilmar, the biggest palm oil processor in the world, uses child labor on its plantations in Malaysia,...
Petition - Demand the RSPO Take Action Action NOW.
Business  (tags: RSPO, major companies, palm oil products, certification, right to choose, Sustainabililty, Deforestration, responsible development, exploitation of workers, Environmental destruction, consequences, prevention of exploitation, stronger protection )

- 538 days ago -
Certified sustainable palm oil? More like certified deforestation, human rights abuse, and workers exploitation. The Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) certifies destruction and major brands like PepsiCo love it. The RSPO is the global...
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 )

- 649 days ago -
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...
Tell Macy's to Sign the Golden Rules of Responsible Metals Sourcing - TAKE ACTION!
Business  (tags: "dirty gold", Macy's, petition, Golden Rules, responsible metals sourcing, human rights abuses, environmental destruction, labor violations, child/forced labor )

- 2404 days ago -
Because gold jewelry should mean "I love you", not "I poisoned someone's drinking water".
Chevron Fails to Block $18 Billion Ecuador Judgment
Business  (tags: Chevron, environmental destruction, law, politics, oil, society, corporate, corruption, law, ethics, goodnews, world, business )

- 2416 days ago -
Chevron Corp on Tuesday lost a U.S. Supreme Court bid to block an $18.2 billion judgment against it in Ecuador in a case over pollution in the Amazon jungle.
BAD BUSINESS! Satellite Imagery Confirms Dole Destroying National Park Land for Bananas in Sri Lanka
Business  (tags: corruption, corporate, greed, environmental destruction, economy, dishonesty, politics, ethics, environment, news )

- 2787 days ago -
Environmental NGOs in Sri Lanka have accused US food giant Dole of illegally growing bananas in Somawathiya National Park--Dole has denied the charge saying the land in question is 'not in the [park]'.
TAKE ACTION! Cargill: Keep Slave Labor Out of America's Food Supply
Business  (tags: environment, ethics, corruption, business, news, ENVIRONMENTAL DESTRUCITON, environmental destruction, politics, money, economy, world, sustainabledevelopment )

- 2890 days ago -
The palm oil plantations that Cargill purchases from--and distributes to hundreds of America's household food brands--uses slave labor. Please take action today to demand that Cargill adopt safeguards that prevent these terrible human rights violations.
INDONESIA: Palm Oil King Tops Indonesian Rich-List With $12b Fortune
Business  (tags: business, dishonesty, investments, money, PALM OIL, PALM OIL KING, palm oil, environmental destruction, politics, environment, world, society, energy, corporate, corruption )

- 2900 days ago -
Plantation king Eka Tjipta Widjaja, the patriarch of the Sinar Mas Group, has replaced Budi Hartono as the richest man in the country, according to Globe Asia's 2011 150 Richest Indonesians list.
BAD BUSINESS: Report: 90 Oil Spills in Peruvian Amazon Over 3 Years
Business  (tags: business, environment, ENVIRONMENTAL DESTRUCTION, OIL SPILLS, oil spills, Amazon, corporate, dishonesty, society, oil, politics, energy, news, world, corruption )

- 3002 days ago -
A new report has uncovered 90 oil spills by Pluspetrol in northern Peru's Amazon rainforest over the past 3 years
BAD BUSINESS--TAKE ACTION! Palm Oil for Power Station in Hawaii Threatens Forests and Communities
Business  (tags: corporate, abuse, environment, palm oil, environmental destruction, rainforest destruction, deforestation, business, dishonesty, news, politics, society, world, usa, energy )

- 3121 days ago -
HECO (Hawaiian Electric Company), the largest electricity generator in Hawaii, could soon become one of the largest US importers of palm oil. Please call on the government and authorities in Hawaii to immediately withdraw HECO's permit for burning palm oi

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