Cargill accused of deforesting
- Cargill accused of deforesting. // ICIS Chemical Business Americas;4/9/2007, Vol. 271 Issue 14, p12
The article provides information on the allegation that Cargill is responsible for the deforestation of the Amazon region in Brazil. According to environmental group Greenpeace, a soy processing and shipping facility of Cargill was closed by the Brazilian Environmental Agency (IBAMA) while the...
- Greenpeace restates paper accusations. // Printing World;11/13/2003, Vol. 284 Issue 6, p2
Reports on the accusation of Greenpeace organization against paper producers in Finland. Accusation of sourcing woods from unprotected forest; Objectives of the organization; Encourage the use of forest friendly paper in books.
- SOUTH AMERICA Saying No to Soy. // Earth Island Journal;Summer2007, Vol. 22 Issue 2, p14
The article focuses on the closure of Cargill Inc.'s soy processing and shipping plant in the Amazon rainforest. The facility was closed in March 2007 by the Brazilian government because the plant did not complete an environmental impact assessment. In 2006, environmental organization Greenpeace...
- Soya moratorium model mooted for beef, timber. // ENDS (Environmental Data Services);Jul2008, Issue 402, p20
The article reports on the efforts of Greenpeace and European soya-using firms to develop a monitoring system to assure businesses the products they buy are not contributing to deforestation of the Brazilian Amazon as of July 2008. It is noted that a moratorium banning the export of soya grown...
- Gay Army Cop Was 'Discriminated'. // ConVerse;Mar2011, p5
The article reports on accusation of a lesbian Army captain from England when found guilty of social misconduct in Afghanistan.
- Corruption Charges 'Unfounded' // America;2/27/2012, Vol. 206 Issue 6, p8
The article offers information on several Vatican officials, who were dismissed on baseless accusations of corruption and abuse of power.
- Try another argument please. // NZ Business;May98, Vol. 12 Issue 4, p4
Focuses on argument from the environmental organization Greenpeace, over the addition of the Challenge brand petrol and cheaper petrol prices will add to pollution in New Zealand. Quotation from the organization; Details on the argument.
- The Colonel's Secret Recipe Unveiled. // Greenpeace Update;Fall2006, p7
The article reports on the Greenpeace investigation on the world of illegal soybean production. A research conducted by the group uncovered the driving force behind the rainforest destruction which was the Minneapolis-based American corporation, Cargill. Greenpeace went to Brazil to stop the...
- Tofu's Underbelly. // Multinational Monitor;Mar/Apr2007, Vol. 28 Issue 2, p5
The article reports on the decision of a Brazilian Federal Court in March 2007 to shut down a large soy processing and shipping facility, ending a struggle between Greenpeace and Cargill, the port's operator and one the world's largest agribusinesses. According to reports, Cargill agreed to a...