The Palm Scribe

Activists Welcome New Indonesia Oil Palm Plantation Data but Want Follow Ups

A number of environmental and labor activists on Tuesday (21/1) welcomed new data on Indonesian oil…

Forum Seeks to Help Industries Prepare to Meet 3-MCPD and GE Ceiling Levels

With a policy of the European Union limiting the level of two food contaminants in oils…

RSPO, GGGI to Collaborate on Promoting Sustainable Palm Oil

The world’s most recognized sustainable palm oil certification body, the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO)…

Indonesian Palm Oil Growers Hail Mandatory B30 program

The Association of Indonesian Palm Oil Grower (APKASINDO) welcomes the mandatory use of the B30, a…

NGOs Are Important in Monitoring Plantation Firms’ Compliance on Human Rights

Through the Responsible and Sustainable Palm Oil in Indonesia (Resbound), Program, a foundation is providing training…

Palm oil: Indonesia to review constitutional documents

Kompas, 28 March 2019 Indonesia’s government and palm oil industry players are reviewing constitutional documents of…

Indonesia to use ISPO certificate in challenging European Union

Bisnis Indonesia, 28 March 2019 The Indonesian Palm Oil Association (Gapki) will use the Indonesian Sustainable…

Malaysia eyeing Middle East, Africa

Bisnis Indonesia, 27 March 2019 Malaysia’s Primary Industries Minister Teresa Kok said the Malaysian Palm Oil…

India pledges to promote Indonesian CPO

Kompas, 26 March 2019 India has pledged to promote crude palm oil (CPO) as sustainable oil…

Awaiting European Parliament’s decision on palm oil to take legal action

Kontan Harian, 26 March 2019 Indonesia is preparing to bring the European Union’s plan of phasing…