23 Feb '12, 5am

Keep Tigers Out Of Your Toilet | Care2 Causes

Keep Tigers Out Of Your Toilet | Care2 Causes

Imagine that a small army of bulldozers and other types of heavy equipment came into your neighborhood early one morning and began destroying everything in sight on the street where you live: three-story homes; garages; manicured lawns; pretty flowers; backyard pools; even tree houses and the trees they sit in, with absolutely no regard for the lives connected to them. If you are a tiger living on the Indonesian island of Sumatra, this is your reality. Those with an ear to the ground regarding animals in peril around the globe have presumably heard about the link between manufacturers of toilet paper and tissue and the destruction of tiger habitat in Sumatra. Home to two of the largest pulp mills in the world , Sumatra’s track record for nurturing its environment is a tarnished one. According to the World Wildlife Fund, since 1985, the island nation has lost more than half...

Full article: http://www.care2.com/causes/keep-tigers-out-of-your-toile...

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Church Bans Girl Scouts | Care2 Causes

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care2.com 23 Feb '12, 7am

Earlier this week Indiana Republican Bob Morris refused to sign a resolution celebrating the 100th anniversary of the Girl...

The Greenest Building In New York May Well Be A Public Toilet | Care2 Causes

The Greenest Building In New York May Well Be A...

care2.com 19 Feb '12, 11am

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care2.com 23 Feb '12, 7am

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New Code For Sled Dogs Includes How To Shoot Them | Care2 Causes

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care2.com 23 Feb '12, 11pm

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care2.com 22 Feb '12, 11am

In November, Care2 joined a dozen other organizations to partner with Brave New Foundation in order to educate the public ...

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care2.com 21 Feb '12, 7am

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Is Rick Santorum A Hypocrite On Medical Malprac...

care2.com 21 Feb '12, 1am

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No More Single Use Plastic Bottles At Grand Canyon | Care2 Causes

No More Single Use Plastic Bottles At Grand Can...

care2.com 20 Feb '12, 10pm

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care2.com 25 Feb '12, 10am

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care2.com 19 Feb '12, 7am

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Broadway Offering Two More Autism-Friendly Shows | Care2 Causes

Broadway Offering Two More Autism-Friendly Show...

care2.com 23 Feb '12, 9pm

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Sweet! Ben & Jerry's Joins The Fight Against Citizens United | Care2 Causes

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care2.com 23 Feb '12, 12pm

Ben Cohen and Jerry Greenfield recently launched a campaign based on the belief that, while they are entitled to rights of...

World's Largest Net-Zero Building Will Call South Carolina Home | Care2 Causes

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care2.com 20 Feb '12, 10am

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