Agricutural

Why boycotting palm oil achieves nothing

November 16, 2018 eco-weekly 0

  In a bid to promote its palm oil-free products for the looming Christmas consumption frenzy, British supermarket chain Iceland recently sought to repurpose a moving Greenpeace campaign ad. The Disney-like cartoon shows a baby orangutan in […]

Economy

A pleasure to hold hands with octopus

September 24, 2018 eco-weekly 0

  Although octopuses are generally not touchy-feely with each other (Octopuses on Ecstasy, 21 September), perhaps they are better at being friendly with other species. I can empathise with that! On holiday in Turkey I […]