Showing posts with label Bad Businesses. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Bad Businesses. Show all posts

Wednesday, 2 November 2016

Deadly explosion of Quebec-owned pipeline rocks Alabama

NATIONAL
OBSERVER

One worker is dead and five others injured following an explosion on a major pipeline in Alabama. Story here.

Tuesday, 25 October 2016

Here's how much food Walmart throws away over 12 days

CBCnews

Marketplace finds discarded food well before the best-before date; retailer calls it unfit to consume. Story here.

Wednesday, 3 August 2016

Winnipeg Home to New ‘Bacon Centre of Excellence’


Manitoba Co-Operator
More of the bacon people bring home will soon come from an expanded Maple Leaf plant in Winnipeg. Story here.




Thursday, 16 June 2016

Exposed: Pesticide Industry Deployed Aggressive Lobby Effort to Quash Bee Protections

CommonDreams

Bayer, Monsanto, and Syngenta are effectively "shaping new pollinator 'protection' plans nationwide that do little to protect bees, but a lot to protect industry profits." Story here.

Thursday, 10 March 2016

Who’s Still Trashing Forests For Palm Oil? Big Names!

Greenpeace Canada

How 'clean' is the palm oil used by major brands around the world? Today, we're releasing the results of our investigation into which companies are keeping promises to stop deforestation in Indonesia for palm oil. Take a look now to see who's keeping up - and who's lagging way behind. More here.

Friday, 15 January 2016

Hazardous Chemicals in Pristine Nature

Greenpeace

It's ironic to think that companies who depend on nature for their business, willingly release dangerous chemicals into the environment. More here.    

Measuring ecosystem disruption caused by marine heatwaves

 Nature Above, healthy bull kelp. Below, bull kelp degraded by a marine heatwave. DeWikiMan Marine heatwaves can displace therma...