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UN Warns of Environmental Damage from Biofuels

1:46 PM MDT | May 16, 2007 | Chemical Week Editorial Staff

The United Nations (UN) has warned that demand for biofuels must be met in a “sustainable and environmentally sound manner.” The UN says that, “unless policies are enacted to protect threatened lands, secure socially acceptable land use, and steer bioenergy development in a sustainable direction overall,” the damage could in some cases outweigh the...

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