Sustainable Palm Oil Certification | BSI Group
This standard provides supply chain integrity back to the palm oil producers by preventing the overselling and mixing of palm oil with conventional (or non-sustainable) oil palm products. Learn more about how BSI can help with RSPO SCCS. Palm oil traders and distributors do not need to be certified, but instead work under a license scheme.
RSPO Certification for Responsible Palm Oil | BSI Group
RSPO Certification for Responsible Palm Oil Palm oil is an important commodity and a versatile raw material for both food and non-food industries. Driven by global demands, the past few decades have seen rapid expansion of palm oil production and cultivation leading to degradation of land, water and ecological impact.
RSPO Certification - Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil
RSPO certification is an assurance to the customer that the standard of palm oil production is sustainable. Palm oil producers are certified through strict verification of the production process to the stringent RSPO Principles & Criteria for Sustainable Palm Oil Production by accredited Certifying Bodies, and can be withdrawn at any time in ...
Sustainable Palm Oil Certification: Principles And Criteria
Which brings us to a certification requirement from the Roundtable for Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) where its criteria state for it's members "There is compliance with all applicable local, national and ratified international laws and regulations” (Criterion 2.1). “Principles and Criteria for the Production of Sustainable Palm Oil 2013”
INDEPENDENT SMALLHOLDER INITIAL RSPO ASSESSMENT
RSPO Certification Assessment – Community Enterprise Group for Sustainable Palm Oil Production (Chonburi) Page 3 Prepared by BSi Group Singapore Pte Ltd for Community Enterprise Group for Sustainable Palm Oil Production (Chonburi), Thailand The GPS location of the group office is shown in Table 1.
Social and environmental impact of palm oil - Wikipedia
The WWF reports that 87 companies have committed to using only sustainable palm oil by 2015, including Unilever and Nestlé, both of which committed to exclusively using sustainable palm oil following demonstrations and urgings from environmental organizations in the late 2000s.
Certification standards for sustainable palm oil
The Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO), which was set up in 2004 on the initiative of the WWF, is an international alliance of palm oil producers, traders, companies, banks, and non-governmental organisations. Its aims are to develop a sustainable standard for palm oil, to unite the various stakeholders and to advance their activities.
Sustainable palm oil: how successful is RSPO certification
Jul 04, 2013 · As secretary general of the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil, he presides over the world's flagship certification body for the palm oil industry. Many blame the fires – five of which are ...
Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) Certification | SCS
A growing number of brands and consumers are demanding more sustainable sources of palm oil. The best way to demonstrate that your palm oil is responsible is to certify its production to the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) standards.
Standards for palm oil production | SPOTT.org
In addition to certification schemes, voluntary initiatives, such as the Palm Oil Innovation Group (POIG) and the Sustainable Palm Oil Manifesto (SPOM), have been established and endorsed by a number of growers, committing them to criteria for sustainable production.