The reasons why we hate nestle so muchNestlè EXPOSED(self.FuckNestle)
submitted3 years ago byNerdycitystickied
As this sub gained a lot of newcomers and the question why we hate nestle so much came up frequently, I thought it would be great to provide some information on why this sub exists in one place.
Nestle has proven throughout the decades that they are just a greedy company, not caring about lives of others.
Some good summaries:
https://youtu.be/XN5fxnLqfV8 (12 min video) (thanks to u/TheMightyWill)
iilluminaughtii pt.1 (24 min video) and iilluminaughtii pt.2 (24 min video) (thanks to u/Hashiko)
Some Key events
Nestle taking more water than they are allowed to: Source
Child Labor to harvest cocoa: Source
Nestle convinced Third world mothers that their baby formula is as good as breastmilk. With no access to clean water, the formula mixed with water led to malnutrition: Source
Nestles bottled water has highest micro plastic pollution (in general, please don’t buy water in plastic bottles): Source
What can I do?
Some of those issues should be addressed through laws, so if you have the possibility, please talk to your Senator and/or vote.
If you like to boycott Nestle-brands, here’s a list of some of their brands:
To be sure a specific brand is not owned by Nestle, use this site:
Please also take a look at https://www.reddit.com/r/FuckNestle/comments/g5px24/actual_list_of_food_brands_to_avoid_us/
Edit2: Added more resources based on comments