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Save Apes Using your Mobile Phone!

Save Apes Using your Mobile Phone!

Palm oil is an ingredient in thousands of everyday products, from baked goods to shampoo, lipstick, ice cream, and much more. About half the packaged goods that consumers buy at the store every week contain palm oil. Because it is in such demand, carbon-rich tropical forests and peatlands are being cut down in Southeast Asia, and increasingly in Africa, South America and elsewhere.