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Plastic Straws Are Disappearing From Hotels, Airlines, Cruises and Airports
Business  (tags: plastic, travel industry, Sustainable Development, marketing, good news )

Evelyn
- 83 days ago - traveller.com.au
The travel industry is no longer being hospitable to plastic waste. Momentum is growing to minimise the use of single-use plastic among hotels, airlines, airports, & cruise lines. Plastic waste has wreaked havoc on tourist destinations around the world.
Petition - Tell Citi to Ditch Ocean Dumping!
Business  (tags: big banks, mining companies, investments, mining effects, environmental impact, prevention of pollution, waste and abuse problem, ecosystems, Sustainable Development, Corporate Responsibility, Ethical Business, stronger protection )


- 196 days ago - org.salsalabs.com
Polluted water. Destroyed ecosystems. Lost livelihoods. This is what happens when banks like Citi invest in mining companies that dump waste in the ocean. Already phased out in many parts of the world, this outdated practice should be banned once for all-
Petition - Tell DoJ to Stop the Monsanto Mega-Merger
Business  (tags: doj, Monsanto-Bayer merger, Avoidance, monopolization, mega corporations, commercial exploitation, unethical business, industrial polluters, stronger protection, Sustainable Development, Economic Inequality )


- 196 days ago - panna.org
The pesticide/seed industry is already one of the most consolidated in the world, with just a handful of corporations in control. A new poll confirms that many farmers believe the merger of Monsanto and Bayer will be bad for farming and farm communities.
Petition - The TPP Is Back - Stop the TPP
Business  (tags: TPP Trade Deal, Avoidance, questionable practices, Corporate power, greedy business, Profit over People, commercial exploitation, Environmental Health, public health, ruthless and futureless growth, Sustainable Development, responsible sourcing )


- 198 days ago - getup.org.au
You killed it before, but the TPP has risen from the dead. After years of campaigning against the dodgy deal and loss of support from the US, last year people power celebrated the death of the dirty deal. Since then, the Turnbull Government has been...
Petition - Tell Starbucks You Want a 100% Recyclable Cup Now
Business  (tags: starbucks, biodegradable materials, recyclable cups, ecological impact, prevention of further pollution, environmental protection, Sustainable Development, Corporate Responsibility, stronger protection, Ethical Business, changing attitudes )


- 199 days ago - actions.sumofus.org
The world's oceans are full of plastic and 4 billion plastic-lined Starbucks cups end up in the garbage every year. Starbucks is part of the problem: tell the coffee giant to switch to 100% recyclable cups! By 2050, the world's oceans are projected...
Report: American Food Companies Are Way Behind in Animal Welfare
Business  (tags: food companies, fast food chains, animal welfare and rights, unethical business, prevention of exploitation, prevention of cruelty to animals, stronger protection laws, stronger controls, Sustainable Development, Corporate Responsibility, changing attitud )


- 200 days ago - ladyfreethinker.org
The 2017 Business Benchmark on Farm Animal Welfare (BBFAW), released last week, reveals that the majority of food companies operating in the U.S. are failing miserably when it comes to animal welfare practices.
Petition - Success: State Leaders Back Ban on Import and Sale of Animal-Tested Products
Business  (tags: animal testing cruelty, cosmetics, Imports, products, legislation, animal welfare and rights, banning sales, prevention of cruelty to animals, prevention of exploitation, Sustainable Development, responsible attitudes, stronger protection, Ethical Busines )


- 205 days ago - forcechange.com
Support legislation that punishes and curtails the distribution of products tested on animals. California is leading the way for another significant victory against animal testing in the cosmetics and personal care industries.
Petition: Biodegradable Cigarette Butts NOW
Business  (tags: Tobacco Industry, biodegradable materials, contamination, plastic footprint, prevention of further pollution, Environmental Impacts, ecological consequences, Corporate Responsibility, Sustainable Development, stronger protection, changing attitudes )


- 207 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Did you now that all the cigarette butts lying on the ground in your city and parks aren't biodegradable? In fact they are made out of plastic fibers that slowly break down into tiny pieces, the so-called "microplastic" that pollutes our oceans and earth.
Petition - Ask Nestle: Why Won't It Act Now to Stop Buying Corrupt Palm Oil?
Business  (tags: nestle, palm oil products, alternatives, corruption, rainforest destruction, dirty business, greedy attitude, irresponsibility, commercial exploitation, Habitat Destruction, Corporate Responsibility, worker abuse, Sustainable Development, changes )


- 208 days ago - us.e-activist.com
Palm oil producer REPSA is linked to human rights abuses and environmental destruction in Guatemala. And companies like Nestlé -- which buy palm oil from REPSA -- aren't doing enough to stop it. NestléâEUR(TM)s business with REPSA will not be cut off...
Petition - Stop Plastic Microfiber Pollution!
Business  (tags: fashion industry, clothing, synthetics, plastic footprint, alternative materials, natural products, prevention of further pollution, water contamination, consumers, changing attitudes, Corporate Responsibility, Sustainable Development )


- 212 days ago - action.storyofstuff.org
Most of us wear synthetic fabrics like polyester every day. Our dress shirts, yoga pants, fleeces, and even underwear are all increasingly made of synthetic materials -- plastic, in fact. But these synthetic fabrics have a dirty secret: when theyâEUR(TM)re...
Petition: DEMAND THAT SNOW & ROCK STOP SELLING CANADA GOOSE PRODUCTS - LIVE-PLUCKED GEESE AND LEG TRAPS FOR COYOTES
Business  (tags: fashion industry, fashion clothing, canada goose, cutting ties, Animal Cruelty, fur trade, prevention of exploitation, prevention of cruelty to animals, Ethical Business, alternative materials, Corporate Responsibility, Sustainable Development, protection )


- 213 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The outdoor retailer Snow & Rock have started selling Canada Goose products. This company is known to use live-plucked down from geese which are left with open sores after their feathers are torn-out of their skin before being plucked again and again,...
Petition - Cut Ties With Korindo!
Business  (tags: australia, newspapers, Paper Products, Deforestration, palm oil products, rainforest destruction, Sustainable Development, Corporate Responsibility, cutting ties, alternative materials, Ethical Business, environmental protection )


- 213 days ago - marketsforchange.good.do
Investigations by Markets For Change and US group Mighty Earth found News Corp newspapers The Courier Mail and The Australian are being printed on Aspex paper. Aspex is a wholly owned subsidiary of the Korean-Indonesian palm oil conglomerate Korindo.
Petition - Reduce Pollution on Kenyan Flower Farms
Business  (tags: kenya, flower farming, pesticide usage, dangerous problems, pollution, lakes, water contamination, prevention of further pollution, Sustainable Development, Corporate Responsibility, environmental protection, Ethical Business )


- 213 days ago - forcechange.com
Help small flower farms adopt sustainable practices to reduce lake pollution. Kenyan flower farms are creating dangerous pollution. A quarter of Kenya's gross domestic product stems from its small flower farms, making the country the fourth largest...
Petition - Demand a NAFTA Replacement That Puts People and Planet Before Corporate Profits!
Business  (tags: nafta, free trade agreements, replacement, Air pollution, water pollution, Environmental issues, corporate greed, job opportunities, prevention of exploitation, People Before Profits, environmental protection, Sustainable Development, responsibility )


- 215 days ago - petitions.signforgood.com
Our nation's trade agreements should support good jobs and a safe environment - not corporations that offshore jobs and pollute our air, water, and climate. But right now, the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) is a disaster for our communities.
Petition - Tessuti: Introduce a Fur-Free Policy
Business  (tags: fur industry, ban of fur products, Corporate Responsibility, changing attitudes, alternative materials, animal welfare and rights, Ethical Business, prevention of cruelty to animals, needless suffering, Sustainable Development, customer demand, fur free )


- 219 days ago - change.org
A number of retailers in the UK have committed to the Fur Free Retailer programme, meaning they only sell fake fur. By signing the agreement, these retailers have proven that they are socially responsible and that they care about animals.
 

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