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Forests

Hub | December 12, 2011 at 15:48

With 80 per cent of the planet's ancient forests already lost or degraded, the need for increased protection of the world’s remaining forests is more urgent than ever. Forests help stabilize the climate, sustain life, provide jobs, and are the...

Buyer beware, Resolute’s sustainability falls flat

Feature story | May 15, 2013 at 6:00

A new Greenpeace report concludes that Resolute Forest Products’s sustainability claims cannot be trusted and unveils to customers the false promises these claims contain.

Greenpeace disappointed that AbitibiBowater continues to destroy Boreal Forest

Feature story | September 7, 2008 at 17:00

Formal discussions between Greenpeace andCanada's largest logging company AbitibiBowater ended today following a meeting in a Toronto hotel between Greenpeace representatives and company CEO David J. Paterson. AbitibiBowater expressed an...

Boreal Business Forum sets first milestone of Canadian Boreal Forest Agreement

Feature story | April 18, 2011 at 8:36

Greenpeace and signatories to the Canadian Boreal Forest Agreement (CBFA) announced today the creation of a new Boreal Business Forum to monitor progress of the agreement to protect the Boreal Forest and to ensure market recognition for...

Greenpeace caribou caravan asks Minister Milloy to help save Ontario’s caribou

Feature story | February 17, 2011 at 14:17

Kitchener – Greenpeace took its caribou caravan to Training, Colleges and Universities Minister John Milloy’s constituency office today to ask him for help in stopping Premier Dalton McGuinty’s plan that threatens Ontario's woodland caribou with...

140 groups call on Ontario to make public advocacy bill top priority

Feature story | September 18, 2013 at 6:55

Over 140 groups, including environmental organizations, unions and freedom of expression advocates, are calling on the Ontario legislature to adopt strong legislation to prevent Strategic Lawsuits Against Public Participation (SLAPPs) from being...

Burning trees for energy puts Canadian forests and climate at risk: Greenpeace

Feature story | November 2, 2011 at 10:10

Greenpeace released a science-based report today that highlights the dangers of the large-scale use of wood and tree harvesting for heating, electricity generation or liquid biofuels. The report, entitled ‘Fuelling a Biomess’, argues that burning...

300 million reasons why AbitibiBowater needs a rethink

Feature story | November 5, 2008 at 17:00

Third quarter earnings released by AbitibiBowater today highlight the failure of the logging company's strategy to address environmental performance and sustainability.

Call AbitibiBowater and demand an end to logging in intact forests.

Feature story | October 19, 2008 at 17:00

Place a call today to AbitibiBowater’s head office and urge them to defer logging in intact Boreal Forests.Let them know you want them to make sustainable forestry a reality.

RONA a ‘leader in forest sustainability’ with new procurement policy, says Greenpeace

Feature story | November 20, 2008 at 17:00

Greenpeace congratulated the leadership of RONA (TSX:RON) in instituting a new progressive policy that will help conserve Canada's forests. The home improvement chain has announced adoption of their first procurement policy for wood products and...

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