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Christmas rush ideal cover for wildlife traffickers

December 21, 2018 ecodaily 0

  Wrapped in plastic bags marked with case numbers, the remains of elephants, bears, mountain lions, polar foxes and crocodiles are neatly stored on grey metal shelves at Frankfurt Airport’s International Postal Centre. “Confiscated,” reads […]

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Why boycotting palm oil achieves nothing

November 17, 2018 ecodaily 0

  In a bid to promote its palm oil-free products for the looming Christmas consumption frenzy, British supermarket chain Iceland recently sought to repurpose a moving Greenpeace campaign ad. The Disney-like cartoon shows a baby […]

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German University Promotes Bio-Diverse Christmas Trees

December 26, 2016 ecodaily 0

  A campaign in Bonn, Germany, offers the public “special” Christmas trees in exchange for donations to charity. Ahead of Christmas, DW interviewed an agricultural engineer associated with the project at the botanical gardens of Bonn University. DW: Now these Christmas […]