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Greenpeace Wants Probe of Imports of DRC Timber

The environmental protection group Greenpeace is calling on China, the European Union and the United States to launch investigations immediately into companies that may be importing illegal timber from the Democratic Republic of the Congo. A new Greenpeace report specifically accuses the Lebanese company Cotrefor of being a key player in what it calls "DRC logging chaos." The report says Cotrefor and other companies pay little attention to regulations — often exceeding quotas...

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