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INTERVIEW-Sustainable palm oil body eyes broader approach to certification | Agricultural Commodities | Reuters

October 27, 2015 |

af.reuters.com INTERVIEW-Sustainable palm oil body eyes broader approach to certification | Agricultural Commodities | Reuters

By Astrid Zweynert

KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 11 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Efforts to certify entire districts or provinces as producers of sustainable palm oil could … Read More

Sustainable palm oil body eyes broader approach to certification

October 27, 2015 |

dailymail.co.uk Sustainable palm oil body eyes broader approach to certification By Reuters

Published: 21:41 EST, 11 September 2015 | Updated: 21:41 EST, 11 September 2015

By Astrid Zweynert

KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 11 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Efforts to certify entire … Read More

October 2015 News Updates

October 26, 2015 |

Another of Asia’s small cats, the rare, and little – known Flat-Headed Cat joins the honour role of wonderful species threatened with extinction. In 2010 it was reported that 70% of the cat’s habitat had been turned into plantations, with … Read More

Indonesia’s Forest Fires Choke Malaysia, Singapore: ‘Burning Land….Just for Fun’ – Forbes

October 26, 2015 |

forbes.com Indonesia’s Forest Fires Choke Malaysia, Singapore: ‘Burning Land….Just for Fun’ – Forbes Mark L. Clifford

Indonesian firefighters put out a fire in Ogan Ilir, South Sumatra on Sept. 5. Haze across much of Southeast Asia mostly comes from forest … Read More

Data streams from dozens of sources help companies measure the risk of deforestation in their supply chains

October 26, 2015 |

Companies around the world are taking steps to act responsibly when it comes to sourcing material for their products. The World Resources Institute (WRI) aims to make that proc­ess easier by offering a tool that helps businesses analyze their … Read More

September 2015 News Updates

October 22, 2015 |

Meet the Fishing Cat. While tigers get a lot of well-deserved press, Asia is also home to several smaller species of cat who could also become victims of the palm oil onslaught. Some of these cats are already listed as … Read More

Oregon Zoo to only sell food made with responsibly produced palm oil

September 29, 2015 |

kptv.com Oregon Zoo to only sell food made with responsibly produced palm oil FOX 12 Staff

Sweet treats, snacks and other food products sold at the Oregon Zoo will now only be made with responsibly produced palm oil.

The zoo … Read More

Colombian Land Activist Threatened by Paramilitaries Linked to Oil Palm Company Poligrow

September 29, 2015 |

marketwatch.com Colombian Land Activist Threatened by Paramilitaries Linked to Oil Palm Company Poligrow By

WASHINGTON, Aug 21, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE via COMTEX) —

This week, Colombian environmental and land activist William Aljure was threatened by paramilitary leaders and followed by … Read More

Starbucks under scrutiny for palm oil policy

September 25, 2015 |

edie.net Starbucks under scrutiny for palm oil policy

Starbucks is the latest in a line of companies to have its sustainability credentials scrutinised by SumOfUs

Starbucks is the latest in a line of companies to have its sustainability credentials scrutinised … Read More

Norwegian fund excludes Genting, Daewoo, Posco and IJM over palm oil

September 22, 2015 |

businesstimes.com.sg Norwegian fund excludes Genting, Daewoo, Posco and IJM over palm oil

[OSLO] Norway’s gigantic sovereign wealth fund announced on Monday it was divesting from four large Asian companies over the environmental damage their palm oil activities have on tropical … Read More