Who we are

Our vision: Make sustainable palm oil the norm

Our mission

  • To advance the production, procurement, finance and use of sustainable palm oil products,
  • To develop, implement, verify, assure and periodically review credible global standards for the entire supply chain of sustainable palm oil,
  • To monitor and evaluate the economic, environmental and social impacts of the uptake of certified sustainable palm oil in the market, and
  • To engage and commit all stakeholders throughout the supply chain, including governments and consumers.

Our guiding principles


  • Behave ethically and transparently.
  • Operate legally and respects rights.
  • Optimise productivity, efficiency, positive impact and resilience.


  • Respect community and human rights and deliver benefits.
  • Support smallholder inclusion.
  • Respect workers’ rights and conditions.


  • Protect, conserve and enhance ecosystems and the environment.

Photo Credit: RSPO/Jonathan Perugia, RSPO/PT. BGA

Get Involved

Whether you’re an individual or an organisation, you can help make sustainable palm oil the norm.

As an individual

Take a stand for sustainable palm oil with your weekly shopping. See how you can influence brands and businesses.

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As a smallholder

Discover how RSPO Certification can introduce you to sustainable farming practices to increase your yield and the land and wildlife around your smallholding.

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As an organisation

You can make an impact on reducing the negative social and environmental impact of conventional oil palm cultivation through producing and sourcing certified sustainable palm oil.

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