Brazil's beef and soy exports to the EU linked to illegal deforestation, study finds

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Submitted by Elsewhere on 2020-Jul-16 Thu 12:15
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Around half of Brazil's beef exports and almost a quarter of soy exports to the European Union could be linked to illegal deforestation in two of the country's most ecologically important regions, according to a new study, which could have serious consequences for international trade agreements and efforts to combat the climate crisis.

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