Take the Sustainable Palm Oil Challenge and protect some of the amazing species at risk from deforestation in South East Asia.
Palm oil is an edible vegetable oil that comes from the fruit of oil palm trees. It’s cheap and efficient making it the world’s most widely used vegetable oil – and global consumption is rising.
Palm oil is used in the production of foods such as cake, chocolate, biscuits, margarine and frying fats. It is also found in cosmetics, soap, shampoo, cleaning products and can be used as a biofuel. Up to 50% of products in an average UK supermarket now contain palm oil! Look through the below images to discover what’s good about palm oi, what’s bad about it and the challenge we face…
SUSTAINABLE PALM OIL CITY
Chester is the WORLD’S FIRST Sustainable Palm Oil City and is leading the way, one business at a time we’ll create even more sustainable palm oil cities!
If you’re interested in becoming a Sustainable Palm Oil Champion, or looking for a place to eat in Chester which sources sustainable palm oil, then we’ve made it easy for you!