Why Palm Oil Free Products?

Why Palm free?

Palm oil is great – it’s  cheap, it’s natural, and it’s found in huge amounts of food and cosmetic Products – it makes great cookies, a hard bar of soap and a long burning plant based candle, however, it is the way in which most palm oil is grown and harvested that causes us great concern and deforestation and pollution are Among some of the reasons why we don’t use it!

“it is, unfortunately, no longer possible for producers or users of palm oil to ensure that they are acting responsibly simply by producing or using Certified Sustainable Palm Oil (CSPO).” Source.

Want more information? We have found some great resources here:

“Sustainable” Palm Oil? New Investigation Shows Rampant Abuse

Palm-oil-ecocide

www.saynotopalmoil.com

www.palmoilinvestigations.org

www.onegreenplanet.org