The Palm Scribe

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…

What Can Palm Oil be Used For? 

Photo: AFP Here are some of the things that can be produced using Palm Oil: Ingredient…

Basic Facts About Peat

  DEFINITION OF PEAT There is yet a globally accepted definition of peat. In soil science,…

The Importance of Palm Oil

Despite the endless debates around the existence of palm oil, it is quite difficult to argue…

Basic Data and Facts About Biodiesel in Indonesia

The following are data on consumption, installed production capacity, laborers working in the upstream sector of…