National Palm Oil Certification Standards

National Palm Oil Certification Standards

RSPO’s 17th Annual Roundtable Meeting on Sustainable Palm Oil (RT17) gets underway today in Bangkok. The issue of palm oil certification will be a key topic of discussion and is often a target of criticism: from NGOs that dismiss certification as greenwashing, through...
POSDOC-IMCEOF 2019: To Pave the Way Forward

POSDOC-IMCEOF 2019: To Pave the Way Forward

SELANGOR – Attended by over 360 participants, the 1st Palm Oil Supply and Demand Outlook Conference (POSDOC) 2019 was held on 22 October 2019 in Bandar Bangi, Selangor, Malaysia, becoming the first-ever event involving close cooperation between various...
The Reality of ‘Haze’ Season in Southeast Asia

The Reality of ‘Haze’ Season in Southeast Asia

Media reporting around recent haze over Southeast Asia has once again tilted towards a poorly informed ‘blame game,’ aimed at palm oil producers. It is important to be able to correct these misconceptions, and to establish the reality around the haze in Southeast...