December 9, 2018Why are there still debates about climate change? Why are we not actually already doing something concrete about the most pressing problem the world is facing, wonders Big Smile, No Teeth columnist Jason Godfrey.
September 7, 2014While palm oil industry participants are governed by various national and international standards relating to environmental sustainability, many also develop their own environmentally and culturally sensitive practices.
September 7, 2014SIME Darby Plantation Sdn Bhd has been very conscious about not burning old trees from as far back as 1985, when it instituted a zero burning policy; instead, the company fells trees that have reached the end of their life cycle.
September 7, 2014The 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.