Do poor environmental practices affect palm oil firms’ bottom lines on a scale meaningful for investors and financiers? – Mongabay.com


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Do poor environmental practices affect palm oil firms' bottom lines on a scale meaningful for investors and financiers?
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The question of materiality — whether an issue affects a company's finances to a meaningful extent — is key to understanding the drivers behind palm oil finance. Evidence shows that the majority of investors have incentives to evaluate and make

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Do poor environmental practices affect palm oil firms’ bottom lines on a scale meaningful for investors and financiers? – Mongabay.com


Mongabay.com
Do poor environmental practices affect palm oil firms' bottom lines on a scale meaningful for investors and financiers?
Mongabay.com
The question of materiality — whether an issue affects a company's finances to a meaningful extent — is key to understanding the drivers behind palm oil finance. Evidence shows that the majority of investors have incentives to evaluate and make

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Days of Haze: How Palm Oil and Landscape Fires Affect Health in Southeast Asia – The Equation: Blog of the Union of Concerned Scientists (blog)


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Days of Haze: How Palm Oil and Landscape Fires Affect Health in Southeast Asia
The Equation: Blog of the Union of Concerned Scientists (blog)
I've written before on the haze issue and I was finishing up a report, Clearing the Air: Palm Oil, Peat Destruction, and Air Pollution, on the effects of air pollution in Southeast Asia and its linkages to the palm oil industry. So I knew very well

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Oil Slump Will Not Affect Norway – Fair Observer


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Oil Slump Will Not Affect Norway
Fair Observer
Kourosh Ziabari: The 2014 Nobel Peace Prize was awarded to Pakistani prodigy Malala Yousafzai and the Indian anti-child labor activist Kailash Satyarthi, in recognition of their efforts to regain the stolen rights of minorities. What do you think of

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How Will Bad Hazelnut Harvest Affect Nutella? – Bloomberg

How Will Bad Hazelnut Harvest Affect Nutella?
Bloomberg
What is interesting is that in any jar of nutella, haseltine — hazelnut is the third ingredient behind sugar and palm oil. Which is bad news, by the way. There are a lot of issues around endangered species and deforestation of where they get the palm

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Ag students: Stricter child labor laws would affect local families – Yuma Sun

Ag students: Stricter child labor laws would affect local families
Yuma Sun
News: Ag students: Stricter child labor laws would affect local families, work, harvesting and curing of tobacco and agricultural work with animals and in

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