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Thank Mondelez International for Committing to Use Only Sustainable Palm Oil
Business  (tags: ecological destruction, palm oil, endangered species, responsibility, thanks, gratitude, petitions )

Freya
- 131 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Mondelez International, maker of such products as Oreo cookies and Ritz crackers, announced that it is dropping 12 palm oil suppliers that contribute to deforestation.
Massive Company That Sells Your Favorite Cookies and Crackers Cuts Ties With Palm Oil Firms That Destroy Forests
Business  (tags: business, consumers, corporate, ethics, economy, GoodNews, humans, marketing, society, SustainableDevelopment, Mondelez, crackers and cookies, palm oil, forests, firms )

Ricardo
- 146 days ago - goodnewsnetwork.org
If you have ever purchased Oreo cookies, Sour Patch Kids, or Ritz crackers, then unfortunately, you have supported a company that has direct and indirect ties with deforestation. The good news is that very soon these productsâEUR"and dozens more..
Thank Virgin Atlantic Airlines for Ditching Unsustainable Food
Business  (tags: food, sustainability, beef, palm oil, airlines, transportation, travel, thanks, petitions )

Freya
- 256 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Let us thank Virgin Atlantic for setting a good example by taking a big step towards helping save our planet's fragile ecology.
Samsung: Get Out of Conflict Palm Oil! PLEASE SIGN
Business  (tags: Samsung, palm oil, joint venture, Korean, korinda, business, economy, environment, money, world )

Lone
- 637 days ago - actions.sumofus.org
Call on Samsung to end its partnership with forest destroyer Korindo and adopt and implement a comprehensive zero-deforestation and human rights policy.
The Hidden Cost of PepsiCo's Palm Oil - VIDEO -
Business  (tags: Pepsico, palm oil, abuse, business, corporate, corruption, ethics, society, world )

Lone
- 1007 days ago - actions.sumofus.org
Please watch and share the video to pile the pressure on PepsiCo. We canâEUR(TM)t let PepsiCo hide its ties to conflict palm oil.
Urgent Appeal To PepsiCos CEO: Address The Real Costs Of Conflict Palm Oil Charter A New Path To Cut Conflict Palm Oil
Business  (tags: PepsiCo, palm oil, destruction, death, environment )

Linda
- 1122 days ago - ran.org
Six months ago PepsiCo released a substandard palm oil policy. Since then, nothing has changed on the ground for communities and workers that continue to feel the real costs of PepsiCos demand for cheap Conflict Palm Oil. Add your name...
Campaign News Policy Blog: Six Things You Missed From This Year's Roundtable for Sustainable Palm Oil
Business  (tags: Roundtable for Sustainable Palm Oil, 2015, Sustainabililty, palm oil, farmers, smallholders, human rights, inclusiveness, environment, conservation, ecosystems, ethics )

Evelyn
- 1225 days ago - behindthebrands.org
Although opinions on RSPO differ, a growing consensus around the need for a more integrated & inclusive approach on how land rights or important forests are identified & respected, ensuring farming communities and smallholders become part of the solution
Orangutans Are Dying as Indonesia Burns
Business  (tags: climate change, Indonesia, fire, orangutans, palm oil, wildlife )

Julie
- 1257 days ago - takepart.com
Thousands of FOREST FIRES SET BY PALM OIL COMPANIES across Sumatra and Borneo threaten not just endangered apes but the global climate.
Appeal Rejected in Landmark Case Against Palm Oil Company in Indonesia
Business  (tags: Indonesia, Sumatra, Tripa, Leuser, ecosystem, peat swamp, Changing Times, Annette Gartland, palm oil, Supreme Court, upholds judgement, PT Kallista Alam )

Evelyn
- 1308 days ago - time2transcend.wordpress.com
Victory for environmentalists. Supreme Court in Indonesia upholds judgment against palm oil company reponsible for burning huge swathes of the Tripa peat forest in Sumatra
With Compassion & Soul Inc: Research the (Palm Oil) Products You Use
Business  (tags: With Compassion & Soul Inc, Palm Oil, research tips, Certified Sustainable Palm OIl, RSPO, TFT, POIG Charter, rainforests, SustainableDevelopment, conservation, protection )

Evelyn
- 1420 days ago - withcompassion.com.au
Consumer pressure is instrumental in making companies think about their practices and change what they do. You as an individual can have a huge influence on changing bad practice. This information is a great tool to help you with this
Changing Times: Fries, Face Wash, and Forests: New Scorecard Ranks Companies on Palm Oil Commitments
Business  (tags: palm oil, scorecard, UCS, Union of Concerned Scientists, conservation, deforestation, environment, fast food, Indonesia, Malaysia, orangutan, palm oil, scorecard, tiger )

Evelyn
- 1476 days ago - time2transcend.wordpress.com
Packaged food manufacturers and some companies producing personal care products are progressing in their efforts to source deforestation-free palm oil, but there are many laggards in other sectors, according to a new scorecard produced by the UCS
Changing Times: New Phone App Scans Products and Shows Palm Oil Certification Status
Business  (tags: Australia, Android, app, barcode, CSPO, deforestation, ethical, iPhone, Lorinda Jane, New Zealand, orangutan, palm oil, RSPO, scanner, sustainability, Changing Times, Annette Gartland )

Evelyn
- 1479 days ago - time2transcend.wordpress.com
"The app helps consumers to make an informed choice," said the founder & president of POI, Lorinda Jane. "Brands that are doing the right thing need to be commended, not boycotted, so that other brands follow suit." (Despite threats, POI has gone ahead)
How Palm Oil, Fruit Bats and Deforestation Could Be Linked to Ebola Epidemic
Business  (tags: ebola, palm oil, fruit bats, deforestation, fatalities, world, death, disease, ecosystems, environment, money, Sime Darby and Olam )

Nancy
- 1545 days ago - ecowatch.com
Researchers from the University of Minnesota, Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO) of United Nations and other institutions recently hypothesized that severe changes in the forest ecosystems disrupted an equilibrium that has been keeping the virus...
What Next for Palm Oil in 2015?
Business  (tags: Palm Oil, TFT, The Forest Trust, Values, Transparency, Transformation, Verification, Scott Poynton )

Evelyn
- 1563 days ago - scottpoynton.com
There was real concern, particularly in Malaysia, that smallholders would be excluded from supply chains. There is no reason why that should happen, quite the opposite. In 2015, we must engage with smallholders to ensure that they are actively included
Changing Times: Greenpeace Praises Palm Oil Company, But Urges Action to End Social Conflict
Business  (tags: Greenpeace, Golden Agri-Resources (GAR), palm oil, High Carbon Stock (HCS) Approach, carbon and biodiversity conservation, community rights, livelihoods, No-deforestation pledges, greenomics )

Evelyn
- 1572 days ago - time2transcend.wordpress.com
Greenpeace points to GAR's role in developing the High Carbon Stock (HCS) Approach, a method that combines carbon and biodiversity conservation and takes into account community rights and livelihoods to determine which land can and cannot be developed
 

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