Our palm oil ratings for chocolate companies
We assessed the palm oil policies of 29 chocolate companies and brands. We highlight companies which are palm oil free and those that are not, but that still get high marks for their policies. We also incorporate external criticisms of companies’ palm oil supply chains into our ratings, such as those from Greenpeace.
These companies are palm oil free:
Chocolaterie Robert, Pacari, Moo Free, Madécasse, Divine, Booja Booja, Seed and Bean, Montezuma, and the Raw Chocolate Company.
These companies got our best rating for their palm oil policies, but are not palm oil free:
Vivani, Plamil, M&S, Mars, Waitrose and Windmill Organics (Biona).
These companies got our middle rating for their palm oil policies:
- Hotel Chocolat
- Ferrero (Thorntons)
These companies scored our worst rating for their palm oil policies:
- Mondelez (Cadbury, Green and Blacks)