Monkeys Used To Pick Coconuts

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UK Companies Confirmed To Not Use Coconuts Picked By Monkeys

 

We reached out to UK companies and companies that sell their products in the UK, to ask whether or not they source coconuts from suppliers that use Monkeys to pick them.

This list was started in 2015 and has been added to ever since. It is meant as a guide only. Please take the time to contact suppliers to ensure they are still using ethically-picked coconuts.

A B World Foods (Blue Dragon)
Actimel
Aldi Coco Loco Virgin Coconut Oil
Alpro
Ape Snacks
Biona Organic
Boots UK
Cocoface
Cocofina
Coconut Merchant
Daylesford Farm
Essential Trading Ltd
Holland & Barrett
Koko Dairy Free
KTC Edibles
Lidl
Lodge Farm Kitchen
Lucy Bee Coconut Oil
Lush
Marks & Spencer
Morrisons
Nom Foods
Nutiva
Ocado
Ombar Chocolate
Optima Organic Raw Virgin Coconut Oil
Original Source
Osius The Bone Broth Company
Palmer's (E.T. Browne Drug Company)
Phil Smith Be Gorgeous
Pudology
Rebel Kitchen
Sainsbury's
Sainsbury's Coconut Oil
Suma Wholefoods
Superdrug
Sweet Revolution
Tesco
The Body Shop
Tilda
The Coconut Collaborative
Tropic Skincare
Waitrose

Companies Contacted But Who Have Not Responded

Activia
Buchanan
Thai Taste

Companies That In Theory Would Support Using Monkeys To Pick Coconuts

Thai Food Co. Ltd.

 

USA

The fantastic sanctuary Animal Place have compiled a list of US companies that do not use Monkeys to pick coconuts:

US Companies That Do Not Use Coconuts Picked By Monkeys