• Palm Oil in Beauty Products Have a Dangerous Backstory - Here's What to Use Instead

    13 days ago - By Pop Sugar

    On Nov. 18, the Associated Press published an exposé of the palm oil business , outlining the extreme abuse, exploitation, and sexual assault of women workers on plantations across Indonesia and Malaysia. In it explores palm oil's pervasive and secretive connection within the beauty industry, which uses it widely in everything from bar soap to shampoo but, for the most, has remained mum on its sourcing practices and supply chains.
    "Palm oil can be produced without having to ravage the environment, wildlife, or exploit farmers, but it is such a widely used ingredient that many companies...
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