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How Tracing The Oil In Your Pop-Tarts May Help Save Rain Forests

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The folks at the Rainforest Action Network have a campaign targeting 20 snack-food-makers to make changes in the way they source palm oil.
Now, lots of advocates say the commitment made by Kellogg is encouraging.
"It's a very hopeful sign," says Laurel Sutherlin of the Rainforest Action Network. "But it's too early to say, 'Problem solved.' "
Sutherlin says it's important to keep pressuring companies to act on the commitments they're making.

The folks at the Rainforest Action Network have a campaign targeting 20 snack-food-makers to make changes in the way they source palm oil.

Now, lots of advocates say the commitment made by Kellogg is encouraging.

"It's a very hopeful sign," says Laurel Sutherlin of the Rainforest Action Network. "But it's too early to say, 'Problem solved.' "

Sutherlin says it's important to keep pressuring companies to act on the commitments they're making.

 

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United States
6° 39' 52.5888" N, 15° 7' 1.8768" E
NPR
Allison Aubrey
Friday, February 21, 2014

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