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Environmental, Campaign & Website News > US gun, guitar, and furniture-manufactures must declare basic information about wood sources

US gun, guitar, and furniture-manufactures must declare basic information about wood sources

Date : 31st March 2010, Source : Mongabay



In May of last year federal agents raided Gibson Guitar headquarters in Nashville, Tennessee after they received information that the guitar-giant was using illegally logged rosewood from Madagascar in the construction of their musical instruments. The scandal forced Gibson's CEO to take a leave of absence as a member of Rainforest Alliance.

http://news.mongabay.com/2010/0331-hance_lacey.html





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