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Animal Rights

Ag Gag Laws Legalize Animal Cruelty

Compliance with the minimal Codes for animal welfare in farming is only monitored intermittently, and often only in response to a complaint. Ag Gag laws will prevent complaints being made and cruelty will continue unabated.

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Environment

Reducing Food Waste

The amount of food waste in affluent countries is quite staggering. We usually don’t consider the money we spend on the food we throw away, or the cost to the environment associated with the production and transport of food.

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Animal Rights

Live Export Ban for New Zealand

The live export industry in New Zealand are unhappy with the ban and no doubt will try to overturn the decision. The fact that they will have two years to do so makes this a distinct possibility

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Environment

The Plastic Waste Crisis – How did we get here?

Single-use plastics account for 40 percent of the plastic produced every year. Many of these products, such as plastic bags and food wrappers, have a lifespan of mere minutes to hours, yet they may persist in the environment for hundreds of years.

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Deeply troubled by the ongoing destruction of the environment and the treatment of animal lives that some consider to be less important than our own, Planetary Concerns was established by Diana Pampling in 2019.

This is an online space where you can find information regarding animal and environmental issues, and learn to take individual steps that create positive changes in our world.

We provide practical support as you strive to live your best life and reduce your carbon footprint on our planet.