The guilty secrets of palm oil: Are you unwittingly contributing to the devastation of the rain…

[Review] The guilty secrets of palm oil: Are you unwittingly contributing to the devastation of the rain forests?

Palm oil facts:
90 per cent of Sumatra’s orangutan population has disappeared since 1900. They now face extinction

90 per cent of wildlife disappears when the forest is replaced by palm, creating a biological desert

98 per cent of Indonesia’s forests may be destroyed by 2022 according to the United Nations

43 of Britain’s 100 top grocery brands contain or are thought to contain palm oil

http://www.independent.co.uk/environment/the-guilty-secrets-of-palm-oil-are-you-unwittingly-contributing-to-the-devastation-of-the-rain-forests-1676218.html
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