Tags: palm oil

Hope for Orangutans: Kellogg’s committing to sustainable palm oil

Over three years ago, I wrote about two Girl Scouts challenging Kellogg’s to drop palm oil from their Thin Mint Girl Scout cookies in order to protect endangered animals such as the orangutans and tigers, rainforests and tribes in Borneo and Sumatra. It may have seemed like a long time coming, but we finally have […]






Are you unknowingly supporting rainforest destruction?

With most negative things in this world, the main reason they’re still around is because people just aren’t knowledgeable about the consequences. According to the Rainforest Action Network (RAN), “palm oil is in roughly 50% of packaged goods sold on grocery store shelves” and “the expansion of palm oil plantations is one of the biggest […]






Make Girl Scout cookies safe for endangered orangutans

[UPDATE: Hope for Orangutans: Kellogg’s committing to sustainable palm oil] For a while, Thin Mint Girl Scout cookies were my very favorite cookie. I still need to figure out how to make my own with as close as a delicious taste as possible. There will be one ingredient that I will definitely not be using […]