March 20, 2019

Should You Consume Palm Oil? Everything You Need To Know

Palm oil is big business – found in around half of all items on supermarket shelves from margarine to lipstick. But some people are refusing to buy products containing palm oil – what are the issues and should we avoid it?

March 12, 2019

Orangutans Facing Extinction Because Of Humans

Numbers of the animals - who share around 97 percent of their DNA with humans - have sharply fallen in recent decades, with habitat loss cited as the major reason

December 10, 2018

Norway Bans Biofuel Industry From Buying Palm Oil Linked To Deforestation To Help Save Orangutans

The move has been praised by campaigners who say they want other countries to follow Norway's lead and help reform the palm oil industry

November 27, 2018

Lush To Launch Limited Edition Vegan Palm Oil-Free Soap To Save The Orangutans

The cruelty-free company will be making 14,600 bars of the soap to reflect the number of orangutans left in the wild, saying 'once they're gone, they're gone'

November 26, 2018

Cadbury Destroys 25,000 Hectares Of Orangutan Habitat, Says Report

Mondelez International, which owns the chocolate giant, uses palm oil in many of its best-known products, including Oreo cookies, and Ritz crackers

November 9, 2018

Iceland Anti Palm Oil Christmas Advert Banned For Being 'Too Political'

The commercial was made with environmental charity Greenpeace