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In Georgia, 16 Superfund Sites Are Threatened by Extreme Weather Linked to Climate Change – InsideClimate News

In Georgia, 16 Superfund Sites Are Threatened by Extreme Weather Linked to Climate Change  InsideClimate News

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Rape, reproductive health hazards are common in palm oil fields linked to top beauty brands and everyday household products

Palm oil is found in everything from potato chips and pills to pet food, and also ends up in products from L’Oréal, Unilever, Procter & Gamble, Avon, Johnson & Johnson.

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410K deaths linked to extreme weather since 2010, report says | Daily Sabah – Daily Sabah

410K deaths linked to extreme weather since 2010, report says | Daily Sabah  Daily Sabah

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AP report: Rape, abuses in palm oil fields linked to top beauty brands

On vast plantations across Indonesia and Malaysia, an Associated Press investigation has found that women are burdened with some of the most dangerous duties in the production of palm oil, which is …

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New Oil Spill In Mauritius Near To Bird Sanctuary Linked To Sunken Japanese Ship Wakashio

The Indian Ocean island of Mauritius is now dealing with a second major oil spill. This time the source of the leak are a set of storage tanks and pipes linked to where the experimental oil from the …

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Rape, abuses in palm oil fields linked to top beauty brands

With his hand clamped tightly over her mouth, she could not scream, the 16-year-old girl recalls – and no one was around to hear her anyway. She describes how her boss …

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Massive Umbilo River crude oil spill linked to theft

Transnet Pipelines (TPL) said the spill, which had been contained, had been the result of an attempted theft incident on the underground crude oil pipeline …

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Major banks, food & cosmetics brands linked to massive abuses in palm oil industry – report

Renowned food and cosmetics firms could have used palm oil produced by workers suffering from various abuses – from threats to rape – while global lenders finance the exploiting companies, AP reported …

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Palm oil labor abuses linked to world’s top brands, banks

An invisible workforce of millions of laborers from some of the poorest corners of Asia toil in the palm oil industry, many of them enduring various forms …

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Extreme weather events linked to poor mental health – Science Daily

Extreme weather events linked to poor mental health  Science Daily

People with homes damaged by extreme weather events are more likely to experience mental health issues such as depression and anxiety even when the …

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