The Palm Scribe

Palm Oil Waste Used For Natural Batik Dyes

Because of its pigment content, palm oil kernel shells, a solid waste from crude palm oil…

Building Capacity of Independent Smallholders Crucial to Oil Palm Replanting

Building the capacity of independent oil palm smallholders is one of the important prerequisites for the…

RSPO Opens its Annual Roundtable Conference Program to Input from Members, Stakeholders

The Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) is for the first time, opening the opportunity for…

World’s RSPO-Certified Sustainable Palm Oil Intake Up by 13% in 2019

  The world market absorbed a total of 7.07 million metric tons of Certified Sustainable Palm…

Palm Oil Company Helps South Sumatra Smallholders Obtain Bank Replanting Credits 

A palm oil company operating in South Sumatra has helped the Al Fa’iz Mandiri cooperative in…

Oil Palm, a Tree that Leaves No Waste

Do you know that every part of the oil palm tree can be used for various…

Role of “Shared Responsibility” in Educating Indonesians on Sustainable Palm Oil 

Indonesia is not only the world’s top palm oil producer but also its top consumer, but…

The Crucial Role of Consumers in Pushing for Sustainable Palm Oil

Consumers, now exposed daily to a variety of products that use palm oil, can actually play…

Activists Call for Rapid Tests for Oil Palm Plantation Workers

Activists are calling on the government and on private companies to help provide rapid tests for…

Buyers’ Commitment to Oil Palm Farmers in the Pandemic Era

The COVID-19 pandemic, which had begun to really hit Indonesia in March, has caused economic hardship…