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PBS NewsHour | Palm Oil Demand Drives Employment of Child Migrant Workers | PBS

Duration: 07:17
Program: PBS NewsHour #10562
Broadcast Date: Feb. 12, 2013

Special correspondent Steve Sapienza exposes the human cost of palm oil, a cheap ingredient used in many processed foods. In Malaysia, the world's second largest exporter of the oil, producers employ child migrant workers to keep up with demand. The story is part of a collaboration with the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting.

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Post Date: February 12, 2013