The Palm Scribe

Indonesia, Malaysia Need to Agree on Single Sustainable Palm Oil Standard.

Indonesia and Malaysia, the world’s two top palm oil producers accounting for some 85 percent of…

Indonesia Wants Single EU Food Safety Standard For All Oils and Fats

Indonesian Coordinating Minister for the Economy Airlangga Hartarto on Friday said Indonesia opposed a European Union…

State Utility Company PLN Absorbed 2.15 Million Kiloliter of Biodiesel in 2019

State Utility Company PT PLN has absorbed 2.15 million kiloliters of B20/B30 biodiesel for is power…

Listed Dharma Satya Nusantara Sees Higher 2019 Sales, to Build New Mills

Listed palm oil grower PT Dharma Satya Nusantara Tbk. posted a 46 percent rise in its…

WALHI Rejects Draft Omnibus Laws, Wants Govt to Comply with higher 2001 Resolution

This article was first published in The Forest Scribe, a sister website. Friends of the Earth…

Is Indonesia Ready to Produce Healthier Palm Oil?

The European Union has already passed a regulation setting a ceiling for the content of glycidyl…

Riau City to Build Rp28 trillion Downstream CPO Industrial complex

  The City of Pekanbaru in Riau province is planning to build a Rp28 trillion (about…

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)…