[LINK] What is sustainable palm oil?

A palm oil plantation in Krabi, Thailand. The industry has been widely linked to deforestation and in Indonesia, to fires that cause Southeast Asia’s annual haze crisis. Image: Shutterstock

Palm oil, along with other agricultural commodities like soy, rubber, coffee and cocoa, has been blamed for destroying the environment and violating the rights of communities and workers in areas where it operates.

Yet, there’s a bandwagon of palm oil antivists and few protesting rubber, coffee or coca?

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