About

To spread awareness on the devestating effects of palm oil production on Orangutan population and habitat and present information regarding products containing palm oil .

- 300 football fields of Orangutan habitat deforested per hour by palm oil corporations (Guiness Book of Records)

-50 Orangutan being killed every week

- 10% of Orangutan population remaining in the world

- Of the two species of Orangutan:
Sumatran Orang-utan, 7000 remaining, 700 killed last year;
Bornean Orangutan, 30,000 remaining, 3,000 killed last year.

- Orangutan have slow breeding cycle of 7 - 10 years as they stay with each offspring for that long.

- Common products containing palm oil includes:
Lipsticks
Shampoos
Chocolate
Buscuits
Margarine
Chips/Crisps
Ice Creams
Soaps

1. Provide facts on the practices of palm oil corporations.

2. Provide information on the plight of the Orangutan.

3. Present info on products containing palm oil & encourage supermarkets & other relevant corporations to give consumers a choice of oils in our products