Way Beyond Greenwashing: Have Corporations Captured Big Conservation?
Publisher: Independent Science News
Date Written: 07/02/2012
Year Published: 2012
Resource Type: Article
Cx Number: CX15487
The global organic food industry agrees to support international agribusiness in clearing as much tropical rainforest as they want for farming. In return, agribusiness agrees to farm the now-deforested land using organic methods, and the organic industry encourages its supporters to buy the resulting timber and food under the newly devised Rainforest Plus label.