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2009-12-21 13:25:00

Conservationists have warned that the world has less than 20 years left to save the orangutan.

2009-11-12 07:00:00

MIAMISBURG, Ohio, Nov. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- NewPage Corporation, North America's largest coated paper producer, announced today the release of a new On Paper podcast featuring Project POTICO.

2009-11-12 04:11:00

TORONTO, Nov. 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Sino-Forest Corporation ("Sino-Forest") (TSX:TRE) today announced its financial results for the three and nine months ended September 30, 2009. All amounts in this release are expressed in U.S.

2009-10-01 09:00:00


2009-09-15 11:31:04

Vegetation in an area may determine its usable water supply, ecologists find.

2009-09-13 07:47:15

Spain is one of the leading European countries, along with Sweden, in terms of wood production for paper paste, but this uses large amounts of energy.

2009-09-02 06:35:00

MADRID, Sept. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- The atmosphere of racism surrounding Haitian sugar cane cutters in the Dominican Republic and the ongoing affronts of child labor, human trafficking, statelessness, and extreme poverty are nothing new to Catholic priest and human rights champion Fr.

2009-07-14 14:02:00

BEDFORD, Mass., July 14 /PRNewswire/ -- RISI, the leading information provider for the global forest products industry, today announced the publication of the South American Tree Farm Update: Opportunities for Investment in Forest Industry and Biomass Energy Plantations.

2009-07-06 08:12:00

TORONTO, July 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Sino-Forest Corporation (TSX: TRE), a leading commercial forest plantation operator in China, announced today that it has received notices from Mandra Forestry Finance Limited ("Mandra") purporting to terminate the Operating Management Agreement and Master Sales Agreement, each dated May 11, 2005, between Mandra and a subsidiary of Sino-Forest.

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