H&M halts leather sourcing from Amazon as corporate backlash over fires continues

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Fires are started by ranchers to clear rainforest land for cattle rearing | Credit: luoman
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Fires are started by ranchers to clear rainforest land for cattle rearing | Credit: luoman

Fashion giant becomes the latest firm to announce pause on sourcing products from fire-struck region

Swedish fashion retailer H&M has suspended the purchasing of leather from the Brazilian Amazon until it has "credible assurance systems" in place confirming leather production isn't harming the rainforest....

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