Can we feed the world and stop deforestation? Depends what’s for dinner

If we all woke up vegan in 2050, we would require less cropland than we did in the year 2000. This could allow us to “reforest” an area around the size of the entire Amazon rainforest – somehow fitting considering 70-80% of deforestation in the Amazon is due to the livestock industry.

Palm Oil Free Brands

Major supermarket brands are members of the RSPO, a global greenwashing certification scheme that allows these brands to continue with deforestation, ecocide, illegal land-grabbing from indigenous people, slavery and child labour. The RSPO props up these brands with with marketing despite these activities. These activities go against the RSPO’s own rules, yet the RSPO doesContinue reading “Palm Oil Free Brands”