Palm Oil Production and the Devastating Effects of Its Far-Reaching Use

As I research the products I have been using and learning about how I can make choices that help the environment and also lessen the toxic chemical load I put into my body - I recall hearing about how intense the demand for palm oil is for use in MANY of our everyday products and how it has contributed to the widespread deforestation and destruction of animal habitats, as well as perpetuates the violation of human rights of its producers and laborer's on a mass scale. My conf