The orangutans have been pushed away from their habitats and are killed or starving to death because of the global demand for palm oil. The orangutans will eventually become extinct if this does not stop.
How you can help
Palm oil is oil from the fruit of certain palms, especially the West African oil palm. In total, 50 million tons of palm oil is produced annually, supplying over 30% of the world's vegetable oil production. This single vegetable oil is found in approximately 40-50% of household products in countries such as United States, Canada, Australia and England. Palm oil can be present in a…
The main reason orangutans are becoming extinct is because of deforestation for palm oil plantations. Palm oil is found in about 50% of all packaged items sold in Australia but only 14% are clearly labelled. By signing this petition you will show Prime Minister Tony Abbott that you want palm oil products to be labelled so you don't contribute to the killing of orangutans. This will make…
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