Oscar Week: Food Inc. Director Robert Kenner
In his Oscar-nominated film, Robert Kenner takes on the entire food industry to demonstrate how a handful of corporations often put profit ahead of consumer health, the livelihood of the American farmer and the safety of workers and our environment
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Alleged moratorium breach becomes test for RSPO
An alleged breach of Indonesia's new moratorium on primary forest and peatlands conversion may prove a test for the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO), an eco-certification initiative..
Cargill: Keep Slave Labor Out of America's Food Supply
Cargill purchases palm oil from plantations that use slave labor —and then distributes that palm oil to hundreds of America's household food brands....
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Thailand in Tough Fight Against Wildlife Corruption
Recent case highlights the difficulties of thwarting politically-connected animal smugglers
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Growing issue for palm oil producers - FT.com
For something which ends up in such simple products as soap, fish fingers and cakes, palm oil has a tortuously complex supply chain, a fact food producers cite as a significant difficulty in attempting to source the ingredient sustainably. The world'
Cookie Crumbles for Girl Scouts as Teens Launch Palm-Oil...
After doing research for a scout award, two girls learned that palm oil is an ingredient in Girl Scout cookies. Now they're on a march to change the recipe. That has put the Michigan teenagers at odds with Girl Scouts of the USA.