Palm oil facts:
* 90 per cent of Sumatra’s orangutan population has disappeared since 1900. They now face extinction
* 90 per cent of wildlife disappears when the forest is replaced by palm, creating a biological desert
* 98 per cent of Indonesia’s forests may be destroyed by 2022 according to the United Nations
* 43 of Britain’s 100 top grocery brands contain or are thought to contain palm oil
I have very exciting news! Daiya’s new and improved cheese blocks no longer have palm oil!!!!!! I’ve waited for this day for so long because this is the most delicious cheese that I ate all the time before I learned the truth about “sustainable” palm oil. Vegans everywhere, rejoice!
Oh man, thank you so much new followers! :) I’m glad this blog is blowing up, spread the word and make the change.