Implementing a national standard for the palm oil industry

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  • Sunday, 07 Sep 2014

The oil palm industry is regulated by several standards, among them those set by the Roundtable for Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO), the International Sustainability & Carbon Certification body, and the Roundtable on Sustainable Biomaterials.

However, the Malaysian Palm Oil Board (MPOB) decided to develop a local standard in addition to the international ones.

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