“The loss of tropical rain forests is likely to reduce the energy output of hydroelectric projects in countries like Brazil that are investing billions of dollars to create power to support economic growth.”—Felicity Barringer, NYTimes. Good, quick read.
- #mattel's new packaging policy means they won't buy from asia pulp and paper, a company destroying sumatran tiger habitat for paper products. we all know that break ups are hard. especially when they involve secrets – like the shameful secret that broke up barbie and ken back in june: she had destroyed rainforest in her toy packaging. her manufacturer mattel was using products from asia pulp and paper (app), a pulp and paper company notorious for destroying indonesian rainforests, including the habitat of the endangered sumatran tiger. ken was understandably distraught.