People who care about the future of tropical rainforests, should be aware that the production of palm oil has been growing rapidly in past decennia and simultaneously vast forest areas have been eradicated. Palm oil is being processed [...]
Increasing concern of WWF about ceaseless deforestation, caused by the development of palm oil plantations, has instigated the stakeholders in the palm oil trade and processing industry to organize themselves in the RSPO.
Some companies claim processing so-called Eco palm oil. In most cases this palm oil originates from Colombia, which is actually dealing with similar problems as Indonesia and Malaysia with regard to the reliability of certification.
By using this logo on your products you show the world you care about the protection of rain forests and wildlife. The logo Palm Oil Free is a registered trademark, which businesses can use actively in their marketing. Find out more about
The mission of ‘Go Palm Oil Free’ is to raise awareness for the plight of the critically endangered orang-utan and other wildlife in Indonesia and Asia, who are losing their habitat due to palm oil plantations.
‘Go Palm Oil Free’ wants to see an end to the use of palm oil in Europe by using the strength of consumers to say no to palm oil in their households. ‘Go Palm Oil Free’ wants to positivly recognise companies who choose to produce palm oil free with a copyrighted logo.
The goal of 'Go Palm Oil Free' is to protect the Indonesian and Asia rainforests and its wildlife by a complete stop of the use of palm oil. Palm oil is the main reason for the destruction of forests and the complete devastation of unique centuries old ecosystems. Main focus of ‘Go Palm Oil Free’ is to stop the destruction of forests where possible.