Empowering community farmers to be the catalyst for change in sustainable agriculture

June 6, 2018 by  
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Mattel and Barbie Give Up Deforestation to Win Our Hearts (And Hopefully Ken’s) Back

October 5, 2011 by  
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In June, we were shocked to hear of the break-up of one of the world’s most famous couples — Barbie and Ken — and  Greenpeace reported that the culprit was Barbie’s dependence on deforestation for her packaging. The environmental watchdog brought Mattel’s use of  Asia Pulp and Paper (APP) , a company known for cutting down the Indonesian rainforest and endangering Sumatran Tigers, into the public light and took an enormous stand to end the destruction. One Facebook campaign, several marches and a series of extremely clever Ken doll posters (see the pic above for some LOLs) later, Mattel has recognized the issue and pledged to keep rainforest destruction out of their supply chains. Read the rest of Mattel and Barbie Give Up Deforestation to Win Our Hearts (And Hopefully Ken’s) Back Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: app , Asia Pulp and Paper , barbie , deforestation , environmental destruction , Forest Stewardship Council , Greenpeace , indonesian rainforest , Mattel , rainforest destruction

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LEGO Commits to Using Only Environmentally Friendly Packaging

July 14, 2011 by  
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LEGO bricks have been an inspiring staple for blossoming young minds all over the world for over sixty years, and to continue carrying this tradition into the future the Danish company is incorporating sustainable business practices. Inspired by an aggressive Greenpeace campaign, the company has just announced that they will be taking major steps in reducing their environmental impact by upgrading their packaging to be more environmentally friendly. Read the rest of LEGO Commits to Using Only Environmentally Friendly Packaging Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: Asia Pulp and Paper , eco design , green design , Greenpeace , indonesian rainforest , lego , recycled packaging , sustainable design , Sustainable Materials , sustainable packaging

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Blueforest’s Fairy Tale Castle is an Enchanted Treehouse Hideaway

July 14, 2011 by  
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