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Pepsi Must Cut Ties With Palm Oil Plantation Using Child Labor | ForceChange

Pepsi Must Cut Ties With Palm Oil Plantation Using Child Labor

Target:  Indra Nooyi, CEO of PepsiCo

Goal: Pepsi must cut ties with a palm oil plantation found to be using child labor.

Pepsi is supplied by a palm oil plantation that uses child labor to harvest its product. The palm oil plantation Indofood produces products for PepsiCo’s snacks and has been found to have profited off abusive child labor.In addition to dangerous child labor, Indofood has also been accused of union busting and exposing its workers to dangerous chemicals and pesticides. Workers have also been found to make less than the required minimum wage.Millions of children are suffering on palm oil plantations around the world. Pepsi must sever its ties with palm oil plantations abusing children. Sign the petition to demand that Pepsi lead the way among other major companies and engage in sustainable, fair, and safe production practices.

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Walmart, PepsiCo, Coca-Cola, Nestle Donate 6.5M Bottles Of Water To Flint, Mich. Students | Forbes

World’s largest retailer Walmart is joining forces with the three biggest bottled water suppliers in the U.S. to provide enough water to last 10,000 public schoolkids in Flint, Mich. the remainder of the calendar year.

In partnership with Pepsi , Coca-Cola KO and Nestle , the big-box giant will deliver 6.5 million bottles of water, or 176 truckloads a day, to the crisis-stricken city, where all children under the age of 6 were exposed to toxic, lead-tainted water that may cause life-long damage.

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