Protesting sale of tropical timber

Lobbying against the use of tropical hardwoods
But in Indonesia and Malaysia, the two most forested countries of Southeast Asia, where forests are disappearing fastest, logging by large corporations pursued in no small part to meet rich-world demand for specialty hardwoods at prices that are very far from reflecting the costs entailed.
In the face of environmental protest, the largest chain of Dutch 'Do-it-Yourself' stores promised to stop selling tropical timber by the end of 1995.
Type Classification:
D: Detailed strategies
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 12: Responsible Consumption and ProductionGOAL 16: Peace and Justice Strong Institutions