Palm Oil is the greatest threat to Orangutans. Vast areas of rain forest are cleared for Palm Oil plantations every day. Protecting the forests is critical to the Orangutan's survival.Grasp Palm Oil Crisis
This issue affects all Australians with almost 1 million tonnes of Palm Oil imported into Australia each year.
How can we make a difference?Borneo Orangutan Survival Foundation Palm Oil Report PDF. 2.1 MB
The simplest thing is for us to demand that any of our favourite products which currently contain palm oil, only contain palm oil from non destructive sources...
If companies fail to prove that their palm oil is from non destructive sources, they must be considered to be contributing to the extinction of the orangutan
If you missed Foreign Correspondent on Orangutans, it's repeated: 1 PM Saturday