PALM OIL! THE DASTARDLY INGREDIENT.
Palm Oil. It just sounds like a harmless kitchen ingredient right? Well think again. There are only 40,000 orangutans left in the world. About a decade ago, there were 60,000. One of the main reasons for loss of orangutans is the deforestation process in which Palm Oil plantations are built. Many of the Orangutan’s, and other animal’s habitats are destroyed when this happens, therefore forcing them to relocate. Along the way, some Orangutans are killed by harsh condit