Sheffield Greenpeace volunteers hold protest over palm oil use

Sheffield Greenpeace volunteers held a demonstration to call on biscuit maker Oreo to stop using palm oil from forest destroyers. 

Members gathered outside the Town Hall on Saturday to call for the authorities to put a stop to rainforest destruction to gather palm oil.

Volunteers in Sheffield.

Volunteers in Sheffield.

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Volunteer Annie Russell said: “‘In Sheffield we all love Oreo’s but rainforest destruction for the palm oil used to make them leaves a bad taste in our mouths.

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“That’s why here in Sheffield we’re calling on Oreo to drop dirty palm oil”

They joined other groups across the world for a day of action calling for major brands to stop buying palm oil from companies linked to rainforest destruction.