‘There is no good reason to demonise palm oil anymore’

Posted on: June 15, 2017

The Belgian Alliance for Sustainable Palm Oil is delighted with the judgement of the Belgian court concerning the case against a Belgian retailer claiming its palm oil free choco spread is healthier and better for the environment than a product with palm oil.

According to Philippe Thiry, President of the Belgian Alliance for Sustainable Palm Oil, it is time to end the stigma around palm oil. Instead, consumers in Belgium should be proud of the efforts that are made in Belgium in relation to sustainable palm oil and the fight against deforestation.

You can read the full text of the article (in French) here