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Pulp Friction

Whether youre living in the Rich World or Poor World, pulp is probably producing problems for people not too far from you. Were continuing to destroy trees that eat carbon dioxide one of the main greenhouse gases. Theres also a litany of other problems that follow the plantations that are grown to replace old growth the loss of food-supplies for the surrounding communities; the pollution of local water supplies; the promise of jobs at paper mills that only a few will ever get; and the…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Peru spearheads open-source power

Long-lasting, community-led wind farms that produce energy beneficial to local people and the environment? Easy, says Jane Dennett-Thorpe.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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‘The earth in Indonesia is on fire’

Nithin Coca looks at the causes of an unfolding environmental and health catastrophe.…

  • Tue Jul 5 13:59:00 2016
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Curbing destructive palm oil plantations brings together strange bedfellows

Richard Schiffman looks at one way the UN Climate Summit may yet have a positive impact on deforestation..…

  • Tue Jul 5 13:59:00 2016
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A burning problem

Nithin Coca reports from Indonesia on the expansion of oil palm plantations in the rainforests of Sumatra..…

  • Tue Apr 12 03:31:10 2016
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‘The earth in Indonesia is on fire’

Nithin Coca looks at the causes of an unfolding environmental and health catastrophe.…

  • Tue Jul 5 13:59:00 2016
  • Rank: 100
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Curbing destructive palm oil plantations brings together strange bedfellows

Curbing destructive palm oil plantations brings together strange bedfellows…

  • Fri Nov 28 07:43:00 2014
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Peru spearheads open-source power

Long-lasting, community-led wind farms that produce energy beneficial to local people and the environment? Easy, says Jane Dennett-Thorpe.…

  • Wed Dec 19 05:00:00 2012
  • Rank: 100

Pulp Friction

Whether youre living in the Rich World or Poor World, pulp is probably producing problems for people not too far from you…

  • Fri Sep 7 01:19:46 2007
  • Rank: 100

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