By buying products containing sustainable palm oil, you are choosing to preserve the world’s rainforests. Palm oil is the most widely processed oil product worldwide. This requires the planting of huge numbers of oil palms and, as a result, far too much rainforest has been felled to make way for these oil palm plantations. Of course, this cannot continue. Without rainforests, our life on earth would be unthinkable. We would not get enough clean oxygen in the air to live and breathe healthy. Without rainforests, we would all eventually die. We really can’t live without them. The answer is sustainable palm oil!
Sustainable palm oil in thousands of products
Palm oil is not so easy to replace. Just think of the alternatives, sunflower oil for example. Sunflowers produce proportionally much less oil per hectare than oil palms do. This would mean that even more land would have to be felled in order to plant more sunflowers. The same applies to other vegetable oils, where much more land would be needed than is currently the case with palm oil. This is because oil palms require relatively little space for the amount of oil they produce. A quick calculation, oil palms …Continue Reading