Palm oil is used in all sorts of everyday products from shampoo to chocolate, but it’s been disastrous for the world’s forests. Here are five not-so-fun facts about ‘certified sustainable’ palm oil, which is often anything but.
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After an intensive global campaign by Greenpeace, Wilmar International has published a detailed action plan to map and monitor its palm oil suppliers
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70,000 hectares of Indonesian rainforest, including 25,000 hectares of orangutan habitat, destroyed in just two years
Greenpeace volunteers are blocking a palm oil refinery belonging to the world’s largest palm oil trader, Wilmar International
The world’s largest consumer brands are using palm oil from producers that have destroyed an area of Indonesian rainforest the size of Greater Manchester in three years, a new report by Greenpeace International shows