New law could see UK firms fined for fuelling illegal deforestation

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Between 1990 and 2016, the planet lost an area of forest the size of South Africa
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Between 1990 and 2016, the planet lost an area of forest the size of South Africa

Government unveils proposals designed to help curb deforestation linked to demand for forest-related products from UK consumers

New legislation could see UK firms fined for using products sourced from illegally cleared land in the tropics, as the government seeks to step up efforts to curb demand from British consumers for products...

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