The Palm Scribe

Lack of Understanding of RSPO standard is Organization’s Biggest Labor Challenge

In its drive to promote sustainability in the palm oil sector, the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm…

Bakhtiar Talhah Named RSPO Interim CEO

The Board of Governors of the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) announced Tuesday (3/12) that…

Jurisdictional Approach Touted as Key to Palm Oil’s Social and Environment Issues

Bangkok- The jurisdictional approach, that seeks to align interests and coordinate actions among governments, businesses, local…

Shared Responsibility to Strengthen Credibility of RSPO Certification

Bangkok- The Shared Responsibility war cry that resonated during the RT17, Annual Roundtable Conference on Sustainable…

Put Money Where Your Mouth Is, RSPO tells Palm Oil Buyers

BANGKOK – As growers have already committed to tougher sustainability standards under the Roundtable on Sustainable…

Studies show real benefits of RSPO certification for Companies

BANGKOK- Two separate recent studies are showing that membership in the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil…

Watchdog wants RSPO members operating on peatlands to form forum

BANGKOK – Palm oil watchdog Sawit Watch is calling on the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil…

The New Proposed RSPO Standard for Smallholders in a Nutshell

BANGKOK – A new sustainability certification standard of the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO), to…

RSPO to hold members accountable to their sustainability commitments

BANGKOK – The Roundtable on Sustainable Palm oil (RSPO) will now measure its members’ efforts to…

Smallholders need continuing support from other stakeholders

BANGKOK – Even after the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) passes its new sustainability certification…