The Palm Scribe

Facts About Indonesian Palm Oil

  Indonesia and Malaysia dominate the world market, supplying some 85 percent of global supply. Indonesia…

What is Biofuel?

BIOFUEL A biofuel is a fuel that contains energy and is derived from plants or biomass.…

Palm Oil & Health

Palm oil is one of the most common vegetable oils used in cooking in the world,…

What Is Sustainable Palm Oil? 

Palm oil is the most widely used vegetable oil, and can be found in everything from…

Interesting Facts About Palm Oil

Interesting Facts About Palm Oil   1. Palm cooking oil is produced by refining Palm Oil…

Palm Oil Waste Used For Natural Batik Dyes

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

Oil Palm, a Tree that Leaves No Waste

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

What You Need to Know About The Program For Environmental Performance Rating (PROPER)

This article was first published in The Forest Scribe, a sister website. PROPER is supervisory program…

The Indonesia Sustainable Palm Oil (ISPO) Standard on Good Agricultural Practices for Smallholders

ISPO requires smallholders to meet the following requirements to be considered for the sustainability certification of…

Commodities behind the highest rate of deforestation in tropical forests

There are four commodities topping the list as the main culprit behind the deforestation of tropical…