UN chief calls on US to suspend biofuel mandate

James S Murray
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Head of UN’s Food and Agricultural Organisation warns booming biofuel industry is contributing to looming food crisis

The US should immediately suspend its binding biofuel mandates to help head off a looming food crisis, according to the director-general of the UN's Food and Agricultural Organisation. Writing in the...

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