Palm oil inches up on bargain buying, but worries of export shipment disruption weighs

Malaysian palm oil futures recovered from early losses on Tuesday on bargain buying, but gains were capped by worries of a disruption to export shipments in case of an escalation in Middle East …

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India asks domestic refiners to avoid buying Malaysian palm oil: sources

India has informally asked palm oil refiners and traders to avoid buying Malaysian palm oil, government and industry sources said, following Kuala Lumpur’s criticism of India’s actions in Kashmir and …

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P&G faces criticism for buying palm oil allegedly linked to forced labor

Procter & Gamble Co. is being criticized by three non-government organizations that claim P&G is a major importer of palm oil sourced from plantations in Malaysia that allegedly engage in human …

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Portland Riders Say No Thank You To Buying Cars When They Have Electric Scooters, Detroit Frowns!

Portland e-scooter dataThe electric scooters (e-scooter) thrown at street corners in many US cities are having the desired effect. Who wants to buy cars when you can ride scooters anywhere without ownership problems? That is leaving many carmakers scratching their heads


How you could make money from fracking without buying shares in an oil company

Indeed, one expert at the University of Durham has estimated that the seismic impact of fracking is the same as someone falling off a ladder. However, concerns about water supplies have a firmer foundation. Fracking can produce a lot of waste and this is a …
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Top Gear Star James May Buying BMW i3

Editor’s Note: It comes as quite a surprise, and is so ironic (given Top Gear’s bashing of electric cars over the years), that James May, one of the Top Gear stars, is actually getting an electric car! Admittedly, May is the one most into “new tech” and the future of cars. But nonetheless….

James May Buying A BMW i3 REx (via EV Obsession)

Top Gear hosts Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond, and James May are certifiable car nuts with garages packed full with classic and modern vehicles that are the envy of all. With all that money and celebrity, the Top Gear hosts can have just about any…

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When buying stops, the killing can too – IPPmedia


When buying stops, the killing can too
Africa's elephant population was cut from an estimated 1.3 million to some 600,000 in the 70's and 80's by poaching. The slaughter was at that point driven by Japan's economic boom, a haunting reality as the new crisis is driven by hungry Asian markets

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As a consumer, what does buying a “green” or “eco friendly” product mean to you?

Do you purchase products that claim to be green or environmentally friendly over those that aren’t? If so, how do you know they are actually better for the environment? Do you look at the labels for ingredients, certifications, etc?

what is a good website for buying eco friendly products

I am looking for cheap everyday eco friendly “green” household products

US Ecology buying Montreal-area hazardous waste disposal plant from Marsulex – Brandon Sun

The buyer is US Ecology Inc … borrowings under a $75 million acquisition credit line. “This acquisition of Stablex, along with our pending acquisition of the Siemens facility in Vernon, Calif., is consistent with …
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