Palm Oil

Jessica Corbett, staff writer
The six recipients of the annual environmental award are from Chile, the Cook Islands, Liberia, Mongolia, North Macedonia, and the United States
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
climate activists
"Instead of regulating the activities of these polluting multinationals,...
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
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The luxury Mandarin Oriental hotels offer guests the finest amenities, from wellness spas to French cuisine to Dynasty Suites, costing up to thousands of dollars per night - and untold destruction of rainforest, natural habitat and the endangered Sumatran elephant by its parent company in the name of palm oil profits. A new campaign by Forest Heroes seeks to stop them; drone footage of the bulldozed devastation shows why.