Friday, 1 October 2010
UK's cheap pineapples inflict great harm and suffering and environmental damage in Costa Rica
Read the shocking details in this Guardian report by Felicity Lawrence. "UK supermarket price wars are wrecking lives in the developing world, according to a new campaign launched tomorrow by Consumers International (CI). Recent deep cuts in the price of pineapples on the British high street have inflicted unacceptable damage on those living and working on plantations in Costa Rica, the consumer group says."