New law to protect rainforests and clean up supply chains will fine UK companies linked to illegal deforestation

Large companies will face major fines if they cannot prove their supply chains are not linked to illegal deforestation, under a proposed UK government crackdown. The proposals would prohibit larger businesses operating in the UK from using products grown on land that was deforested illegally. These businesses would be required to carry out due diligence on their supply chains by publishing information to show where … Continue reading New law to protect rainforests and clean up supply chains will fine UK companies linked to illegal deforestation