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Agriculture Hasn’t Made Much Progress on Its Promise to End Deforestation

Published: 
Mon, 11/07/2016 (All day)

Lots of talk but little concrete action—that seems to be the takeaway from a new report published this week examining the progress made in tackling the global agriculture industry’s devastating effect on the world’s forests.

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Sustainable Palm Oil? Who Knows, Thanks to Derelict Auditors

Published: 
Mon, 11/30/2015 (All day)

Was the palm oil in your cookies, fast food, or shampoo produced sustainably, without destroying tropical forests or exploiting human-trafficked workers? Unfortunately, it might be impossible to know for sure, according to a new report from the Environmental Investigative Agency.