Starbucks concerned climate change threatens coffee supply

Starbucks concerned climate change threatens coffee supply

Starbucks concerned climate change threatens coffee supply

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by KING 5 News

KING5.com

Posted on October 16, 2011 at 12:42 PM

Starbucks blames climate change for a new threat to the world's coffee supply.
  
Starbucks Sustainability Director Jim Hanna told The Guardian that climate change is already spurring severe hurricanes, mudslides and severe pest infestations that are reducing crop yields.
 
The Seattle-based coffee chain has been urging the Obama administration and Congress to act on climate change.

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