Andersen Corporation website: www.andersenwindows.com
Author: Michael Smith & David Voreacos, Bloomberg
...[N]early 1 million men and women work for little or no wages as forced laborers in Latin America, according to the...International Labor Organization...The charcoal [slave]...laborers produce by burning scraps of hardwood [in Brazil are]...used to...
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U.S. Company Leads Trend Toward Ecologically Certified Wood - Andersen Corporation, the world's leading wood window manufacturer, announced today that it will no longer buy Chilean wood products unless they are certified by the Forest Stewardship...
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Author: Environmental Accounting Project, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, on GreenBiz.com
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