Bitter aftertaste: Oxfam study of pineapple and banana cropping
by Leo Frühschütz (comments: 0)
Conventional tropical fruit for German supermarkets is being produced under horrifying ecological and social conditions.This is the picture presented by the development organisation Oxfam in a report dealing with pineapple production in Costa Rica and banana production in Ecuador. Criticism is also directed at the Rainforest Alliance that certified several of the plantations under investigation.To continue reading this article, please log in.
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