Marfrig cattle suppliers analyzed in the investigation were linked to more than 150 sq km of deforestation in recent years.
"Instead of relying on Wall Street advisers, President Biden should support policies that will truly help communities."
"We are talking about our health, our lives, our ability to make a living. Water is life. This petition is about making sure our voices, and our needs as residents, are centered in this process. It's only right."
Agricultural pesticides leach into the world’s rivers and oceans each year at an alarming rate, damaging a variety of ecosystems.
“...we’re talking about a chemical that has managed to find its way into the blood of almost everything on the planet and almost every person in the United States.”
The court case was the Navajo Nation’s bid to accelerate the process and secure water for its reservation.
The report found that water scarcity is also becoming more common in rural areas, with water shortages affecting from two to three billion people for at least a month out of each year.
"The people of Flint won't tolerate any more broken promises from the city, which is under a federal court order to get the lead pipes out of the ground and somehow still can't get the job done."
Texas is the No. 1 state in the U.S. for discharging of toxic pollutants into streams, rivers and lakes.