The Palm Oil Debate

Palm oil is one of the biggest environmental challenges facing our planet today - you might not have heard of it at all, or perhaps you've just heard that it's a 'bad' thing - here, we'll take a look at the wider story, and see what we can all do to help.

When

21 Jul - 31 Oct

How Much

Included with a general admission ticket.

Where

The Greenhouse

Who for

Familes with children aged 5+

Times:

Drop in - check blackboard in Greenhouse

Buy tickets

You'll be able to: 

  • Use some scientific techniques to investigate palm oil and find out why it is so useful.
  • Explore some of the environmental and social sustainability issues surrounding the use of unsustainable palm oil.
  • Play the shopping game to discover which of your favourite items contain palm oil.
  • You can also find out what you can do (and what you are already doing) to help change the world! 

 

Photo Credit: Paul Blakemore

A partnership between Bristol Zoological Society and We The Curious.

You might like...