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kidszoo.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/02/Rain-Forest-Products.pdf

Learning about products that come from the rain forest. Grades 3-6. MATERIALS. • rain forest products brought in by students. Key Words. • tropical rain forest. Standards. • SCI.4.2.4. • SCI.4.2.5. • SCI.4.2.6. • SCI.6.3.2. Rain Forest Products. Objectives. • Students will identify products made from resources found in a tropical ...

blogs.wwf.org.uk/blog/business-government/green-economy/10-products-and-ingredients-that-come-from-the-amazon

Oct 23, 2013 ... The Amazon is much more than simply a beautiful, far-off tropical rainforest. It's also a source of everyday items we rely on. Do you recognise these familiar products and ingredients? Chocolate. Did you know that your favourite chocolate originates from the cacao plant? This grows wild in Central and South ...

www.rainforest-alliance.org/articles/tropical-forests-in-our-daily-lives

Sep 16, 2010 ... If we are not careful though, our appetites for these products could destroy the source from which they came as unsustainable farming methods continue to be a major cause of rainforest destruction and pollution worldwide. We can enjoy the rainforest food basket if we support Earth-friendly farming—a ...

folklife.si.edu/resources/maroon/foodways/more.htm

Chicle latex, Chewing gum. Copaiba, Perfumes, fuel. Copal, Paints and varnishes. Gutta percha, Golf ball covers. Rubber latex, Rubber products. Tung oil, Wood finishing.

thegreenhome.co.uk/home-gardening/green-products/surprising-everyday-products-sourced-from-the-rainforest

Sep 7, 2013 ... Are the rainforests really relevant in our everyday lives? Take look at some of the everyday products sourced from the rainforest, and see how much we rely on it.

factsanddetails.com/world/cat52/sub329/item1304.html

the Peruvian rain forest Items which can be harvested from the rainforest include chicle, used in making gum; latex, the main ingredient of rubber; allspice, which serves as both a spice and medicine; rattan, used for making baskets; and a number of key ingredients for medicines. Rainforests also produce a large variety of ...

rainforestdistribution.com/household

Dairy · Refrigerated Beverages · Shelf-Stable Beverage · Perishables · Frozen · Grocery and Specialty · Household Products · Our Full Catalog · Customer Center · New Vendors · Dairy · Refrigerated Beverages · Shelf-Stable Beverage · Perishables · Frozen · Grocery and Specialty · Household Products · Our Full Catalog ...

www.treehugger.com/green-food/5-consumer-products-linked-illegal-rainforest-destruction.html

Sep 11, 2014 ... A large amount of tropical deforestation is driven by the creation of agricultural land, but a new report from Forest Trends finds that nearly half of all conversion from primary rainforest to agricultural use happens illegally. A few key agricultural products drive most of the deforestation, and are largely produced ...

www.usatoday.com/story/opinion/2014/05/03/joaquin-phoenix-palm-oil-rainforest/8468127

May 3, 2014 ... Until recently, I had little idea what palm oil is and why some people consider it one of the most controversial ingredients found in nearly half of our supermarket products. But when I found out why people were upset, I was moved to take action. The Southeast Asian country of Indonesia is the world's biggest ...