25 Jul '11, 8am

Cargill Commits to Certified Palm Oil

Cargill Commits to Certified Palm Oil

The Rainforest Action Network, which has had a campaign against the agribusiness giant concerning palm oil since 2007, says Cargill’s commitments are not enough. “While it’s significant that Cargill has committed to a global baseline of RSPO certification, the RSPO in its current form does not guarantee that certified palm oil entering U.S. consumer brands is free of ties to deforestation, climate change, species extinction, human or Indigenous rights violations, and/or slave labor,” a

Full article: http://www.triplepundit.com/2011/07/cargill-certified-pal...

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