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Owner of Timberland, Vans stops buying Brazilian leather as Amazon burns

Friday, August 30, 2019 - 01:00

The U.S. parent company of apparel and shoe brands Timberland, Vans and the North Face will no longer buy Brazilian leather, as surging forest fires in the Amazon raise questions about how companies are contributing to the destruction of the world's largest rainforest.

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The U.S. parent company of apparel and shoe brands Timberland, Vans and the North Face will no longer buy Brazilian leather, as surging forest fires in the Amazon raise questions about how companies are contributing to the destruction of the world's largest rainforest.

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Owner of Timberland, Vans stops buying Brazilian leather as Amazon burns

Friday, August 30, 2019 - 01:00