Way Beyond Greenwashing: Have Corporations Captured Big Conservation?

Latham, Jonathan
http://www.independentsciencenews.org/environment/way-beyond-greenwashing-have-multinationals-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.