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Nestle’s reply: questions unanswered?

As you can see from some of the comments, this was what our team of Rainforest Investigators were wondering after they read Nestle’s reply. Make up your own mind by reading Nestle’s reply (below) and comments from some of the … Continue reading

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Wrigley’s reply to our palm oil letter

The Wonderful Rainforest team had this reply from Wrigley:

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Palm Oil – Reply from Premier Foods

Today, Team Amazon heard from Premier Foods in reply to their letter about palm oil.  Whilst it was great to have a prompt reply, the Meerkats were disappointed to read that Premier Foods use of ‘sustainable’ palm oil is still … Continue reading

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Pedmore Meerkats’ palm oil letters

Over the last week, the Pedmore Meerkats have been researching the many products that may contain palm oil.  Although some palm oil is from sustainable sources, lots of it is from newly cleared areas of rainforest.  We have been writing … Continue reading

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Meerkats Welding

The Meerkats are approaching the final stage of making their local history inspired sculpture. We don’t think many 8-9 year olds will have tried welding and chain making (& we’re not recommending anyone tries this at home!) Meerkats Welding, posted … Continue reading

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Rainforest essays – our competition entries!

Would you like to help save the world’s rainforests?  Then read on!   The Meerkats have come up with lots of ideas.  They also wrote about them.   The following were shortlisted in a rainforest essay writing competition… How on Earth … Continue reading

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