Palm Oil Growth Damages Rainforest Environment

Cruel OilSubstituting fossil fuels for transportation with biofuels is just one means of protecting the environment from climate change effects. Palm oil production is surging, especially in Malaysia and Indonesia, to satisfy this need. The environmental benefits of using palm oil as an alternative source of energy may be more than offset by the negative environmental effects such production has on tropical rainforests. A policy brief issued by the OECD