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April 2020

Companies want to make palm oil production more sustainable

Eight companies recently created the Palm Oil Network Switzerland in an effort to procure palm oil from environmentally friendly and socially responsible sources and initiate innovation.

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May 2020

Benchmarking Study on Sustainability Standards for the Palm Oil Sector

The study – commissioned by SECO – compares five voluntary sustainability standards: the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO); Rainforest Alliance Sustainable Agriculture Standard (SAS); International Sustainability and Carbon Certification (ISCC) PLUS; Bio Suisse Organic; and Palm Oil Innovation Groups (POIG).

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