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How KFC is junking the jungle by driving rainforest destruction in Indonesia

Publication | 2012-05-24 at 8:00

Greenpeace International research has revealed that KFC is sourcing paper for its packaging products from rainforests. This has been confirmed in China, the UK and Indonesia. Products found to contain rainforest fibre include cups, food boxes,...

Homeless orangutans protest a Beijing KFC store

Image | 2012-05-28 at 13:00

Last week Greenpeace activists hit up a Beijing KFC store, taking with them two homeless orang-utans and a dying Sumatran tiger who held up a banner reading "My forest home is NOT your disposable food packaging!" The Colonel's been keeping his...

China joins global campaign against KFC

Blog entry by Bustar Maitar | 2012-05-29

Last week saw the launch of new global campaign to stop KFC turning rainforests into trash, by cutting deforestation out of it's supply chain. All of last week Greenpeace activists have been taking the message to KFC while thousands of...

Don’t blame the tigers, blame deforestation

Blog entry by Bustar Maitar | 2012-11-20

A small child from a forest village in Indonesia - where as more rainforest is cleared, tigers stray into villages putting lives at risk. As a teenage boy is killed by a tiger forced out of its natural habitat by deforestation, we...

Indonesia leading the way in KFC’s response to deforestation

Blog entry by Rolf Skar | 2012-07-17 1 comment

Still no news from KFC headquarters in the US despite the fact it’s been seven weeks since Greenpeace exposed the company’s links to rainforest deforestation . But while KFC bosses in Kentucky remain silent on whether it will cut...

KFC executives have their heads in a bucket

Blog entry by Chris Eaton | 2012-05-30

Last week we released a report exposing KFC for driving rainforest destruction  and pushing tigers toward extinction. Sadly, KFC executives have responded by putting a big bucket of denial on their heads. The company first said...

KFC is turning rainforest to trash

Action | 2012-05-24 at 11:00 2 comments

The Colonel’s been keeping his chicken fresh with packaging made from rainforests. Despite the impact on Sumatran tigers KFC have been using rainforest packaging made by Asia Pulp and Paper, a company also exposed for using illegal timber. To...

Now is the time for China's KFC customers to make change

Blog entry by Monica Tan | 2012-06-27

After months of preparation, Yang Jie finally took her place in front of a busy KFC restaurant in Beijing's Chaoyang district with two fellow activists who were dressed as homeless orangutans living in giant KFC chicken buckets. They...

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