Negative impact on the environment is highlighted
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CTA. 2002. Negative impact on the environment is highlighted. Agritrade, November 2002. CTA, Wageningen, The Netherlands.
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A report drawn up for DG Agriculture by the Institute for...
A report drawn up for DG Agriculture by the Institute for European Policy argues that the EU sugar regime has encouraged intensive sugar production in ways which are environmentally damaging. According to the report the sugar regime has helped to keep in place intensive production systems associated with high environmental risks. The overall environmental effect however would depend on the alternative uses to which sugar lands were put.