Amazon threatened by UK's proposed anti-deforestation law

26th August 2021


Over two million hectares of Brazilian rainforest could be legally converted to supply the UK with soy under a new anti-deforestation law proposed by the government, the WWF has found.

The UK government's flagship Environment Bill includes plans to force large companies to carry out due diligence checks to ensure there is no illegal deforestation for commodities in their supply chai

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