The sweetener company 'In the Raw' prides itself on its all-natural alternative to processed sugar; its main product, "Sugar in the Raw," can be found in almost any coffee shop nationwide. However, the sugar cane used to create this product is sourced from Maui, where the company is notorious for its controversial agricultural practices. Most egregiously, its workers harvest from 35,000 acres on…
After the latest time HC&S burned when the smoke was so thick you literally could not see 2…Read More
This fire from Jun 16, 2012 ended up dropping down on Haleakala and Hana highways with limited visibility and choking smoke smothering…Read More
Another sneak attack! Please submit testimony OPPOSING SB727!
This bill is removing the County's ability to pass laws protecting…Read More
2013 HC&S Burn permit is out. HC&S says they'll start burning on Friday, March 15, 2013.
The permit is 75 pages long and I'm ocr-ing it to make it easier to quote. I already see some problems like they don't list all the schools that complained of smoke last year.
They have improved the…Read More
We are a finalist for a grant!
Please get everyone you know to vote for us before Wednesday at 10am:
The grant is for bumper stickers say "Ban the Burn" / "StopCaneBurning.org"…Read More
Great work, Warriors against cane burning!
Due to your many,
many emails, the dangerous SB590 was "deferred" meaning it did not
advance and is not scheduled to be heard. Unless someone revives it
(and I don't think that will happen but I'll keep an eye open) it is
Your response was awesome…Read More