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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Palm_oil

Palm oil is an edible vegetable oil derived from the mesocarp (reddish pulp) of the fruit of the oil palms, primarily the African oil palm Elaeis guineensis, and to a  ...

www.saynotopalmoil.com/Whats_the_issue.php

Palm oil is a type of edible vegetable oil that is derived from the palm fruit, grown on the African oil palm tree. Oil palms are originally from Western Africa, but can ...

www.ran.org/palm_oil

We may not be able to see it, but Conflict Palm Oil has become ubiquitous in our everyday lives. It is found in roughly half the packaged products sold in US ...

www.worldwildlife.org/pages/which-everyday-products-contain-palm-oil

Palm oil is the most widely consumed vegetable oil on the planet, and it is in about half of all packaged products sold in the supermarket. While palm oil is the  ...

www.worldwildlife.org/industries/palm-oil

Grown only in the tropics, the oil palm tree produces high-quality oil used primarily for cooking in developing countries. It is also used in food products, ...

www.cnn.com/2017/01/12/health/palm-oil-controversy-food/index.html

Jan 12, 2017 ... When improperly processed, palm oil is a potential health concern, according to the European Food Safety Authority, yet the maker of Nutella ...

www.ucsusa.org/global-warming/stop-deforestation/drivers-of-deforestation-2016-palm-oil

Found in everything from shampoo to donuts, palm oil is now the most common vegetable oil in the world—and also one of the world's leading deforestation ...

www.rainforest-rescue.org/topics/palm-oil

Palm oil is literally everywhere – in our foods, cosmetics, cleaning products and fuels. It's a source of huge profits for multinational corporations, while at the ...

www.theguardian.com/environment/palm-oil

Situated on the island of Sumatra, Medan has thrived off the multibillion dollar palm oil trade. But the controversial business comes at a destructive cost.