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Amazon deforestation: EU firms linked to illegal logging in Brazil


Ruth Delzeit calls for the labelling of products whose production required deforestation so that consumers could decide for themselves.

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(...) Labelling products with their deforestation impact would allow shoppers to make informed choices, said Ruth Delzeit, head of environment and natural resources at the Kiel Institute for the World Economy (IFW)."If consumers know they can decide themselves."

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