Magda Ibrahim
Nov 13, 2018

'Rang-tan' ad hits 30m online views and prompts petition

A video about palm oil caught the attention of celebrities and has received more than 30 million views after a British supermarket chain complained it was stopped from airing it on TV.

UK supermarket chain Iceland says it had planned to air a version of Greenpeace's 'Rang-tan', a video created by Mother, as part of a Christmas campaign, but was forced to change course after Clearcast said it would be in breach of the BCAP Code on political advertising.

But since tweeting about its problems with airing the ad, which focuses on the environmental impact of palm oil use in foods and its threat to orangutan...

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