Tuesday, December 12, 2017

The Role of the Malaysian Palm Oil Industry in Wildlife Conservation in Sabah; T...

According to Sabah Wildlife Department (SWD), Malaysia is one of the major producers of palm oil and Sabah produces 30% of Malaysian total palm oil ou...

Correcting the Misquotes about Palm Oil from Slow Food

There are many organizations which are established either nationally or internationally aimed at highlighting the importance of food and nutrition. On...

Oil palm has closest resemblance to forest than other major oil crops

What is a forest?  It may surprise you to know that there are more than 800 definitions for ‘forests and wooded areas’ in the world, according to a...

Unmask the palm oil, but get your facts straight

Yes, unmask palm oil, but get your facts straight   The recent "Unmask Palm Oil" campaign circulating around New Zealand and Australia is a...

Stop Burning Rain Forests for Palm Oil

In the Tripa forest in Indonesia's Aceh province, the rare Sumatran orangutans were dying. Flames devoured the trees, smoke filled the air and the red...

A smallholder dilemma: Finding the balance between conservation and family deman...

Being a working mum has its challenges anywhere in the world. The delicate act of balancing work and family demands is something many women struggle w...

Can palm oil really be sustainable?

Title: Can palm oil really be sustainable? Date: November 23, 2016 Author: Bethany (Little Green Seedling) Source: Little Green Seedling High-yi...

Palm Oil: Exactly Why It Gets Such A Bad Rap

The first thing that comes to mind when someone mentions palm oil is orangutans. We all say it: “Palm oil is so bad for orangutans.” And it’s true, bu...

Is ‘Sustainable’ Palm Oil Actually Sustainable? Behind the Label

After years of controversy over widespread palm oil use, sustainable palm oil is being adopted by the world’s leading manufacturers, from small organi...

The Truth About Palm Oil: Malaysia’s Sustainable Gift to the World

Responsibly cultivated palm oil is more environmentally beneficial than any other oil crop. Malaysia is a world model for sustainable palm oil product...

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