Is your company ready to commit to sustainable palm oil? The RSPO calls on all industries and stakeholders to move towards producing and souring 100% certified sustainable palm oil.
Based on your role in the supply chain, there is a lot you can do to move towards reducing the negative social and environmental impact of conventional oil palm cultivation through the adoption of sustainable palm oil. Together, we can make sustainable palm oil the norm.
Consumer Goods Manufacturers
Identify where palm oil is an ingredient in products you produce and switch to RSPO Certified Sustainable Palm Oil (CSPO). In addition, apply to place the RSPO Label on your packaging to show consumers you support sustainable palm oil. Find out where you can purchase CSPO here, learn more about the RSPO Label here, learn how to become a member here and learn about RSPO Certification here.
Map suppliers and co-packers to see if they supply products using RSPO Certified Sustainable Palm Oil (CSPO) for your owned brand/private label products. If not, request that they only use RSPO CSPO in the products you purchase. Find out if your supplier is an RSPO Member and RSPO Certified here, find out where you can purchase CSPO here, learn more about the RSPO Trademark and RSPO Label here, learn how to become a member here and learn about RSPO Certification here.
Banks and Investors
Investing in companies using certified sustainable palm oil can lower your return on investment risk, while having a positive impact on the environment, people and wildlife. (Read companies committed to sustainable palm oil production have substantively stronger equity returns.) Learn about the RSPO Standards here and how to become a member here.
Become an RSPO Member to further support the sustainable production, distribution and consumption of RSPO Certified Sustainable Palm Oil. This will help the world achieve its SDGs and promote positive growing methods that protect and enhance biodiversity, natural ecosystems, local communities, and workers wellbeing in palm oil producing countries. View the RSPO Impact Report 2022 here and learn how to become a member here.
Learn more how you can engage at local, national and international levels to enhance sustainability in the palm oil sector by speaking with our Government Affairs team. Please contact them at [email protected].