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Palm Oil Conscience,Earth And Environment

Deforestation in Borneo, I've seen this first hand and it's beyond terrible... Choose palm oil free!

A product many have not even heard of is causing an apocalypse of sorts for the world’s orangutans. In Indonesia and Malaysia, rainforests are being slashed and burned at an alarming rate to make way for a third world cash crop: palm oil. Palm oil …

Palm oil giant's impact in Indonesia worse than reported, says Greenpeace

One of the world’s largest producers of palm oil has drained & planted on areas of peatland supposed to be protected by Indonesian law - ref. Greenpeace. Draining peatland is the first step for developing a palm oil plantation, but dry land is at increased risk of catching fire. Greenpeace says satellite images suggest nearly a third of the Ketapang landscape - once home to endangered and vulnerable species including orangutans, proboscis monkeys and sun bears says the NGO - burned in 2015.

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