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Malaysia Palm Plantations Shaken By the Green Body They Helped Createf

Business  (tags: Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO, certification, Aidenvironment, palm oil producer, IOI Group, illegal rainforest clearance, Nestle, Unilever, Mars, Kellogg, Felda Global Ventures, RSPO Secretary-General Darrel Webber, good news )

- 1109 days ago -
In 2004 palm oil producer IOI Group became a founding member of the RSPO. In March, the RSPO withdrew its "sustainability certification" from IOI. IOI filed a lawsuit against the RSPO in Zurich for "significant disruption" to its business in Europe & US


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Darren Woolsey (218)
Thursday June 9, 2016, 1:36 pm
Shared to spread awareness, Evelyn.

Roger G (148)
Thursday June 9, 2016, 2:32 pm
noted, thanks

Hartson Doak (39)
Friday June 10, 2016, 12:51 pm
They got covered in their own white wash.

Janet B (0)
Friday June 10, 2016, 1:01 pm

Lois Jordan (63)
Friday June 10, 2016, 3:13 pm
Noted. Thanks, Evelyn.

Colleen L (3)
Friday June 10, 2016, 9:38 pm
Thanks Evelyn

Doris F (19)
Saturday June 11, 2016, 3:51 am
noted, thank you Evelyn

. (0)
Saturday June 11, 2016, 9:05 am
noted tyfs!

M B (62)
Saturday June 11, 2016, 12:40 pm

Birgit W (160)
Saturday June 11, 2016, 12:54 pm
Thanks for sharing Evelyn.

Past Member (0)
Sunday June 12, 2016, 5:10 am
Never involve exploitation, please

Roro l (0)
Sunday June 12, 2016, 7:12 am
Thank you


Debra G (0)
Sunday June 12, 2016, 11:30 am
In April, Unilever, Mars, and Kellog's all dropped IOI as their palm oil supplier after the firm was suspended from the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) involving NGOs due to non compliance of rules. Good for them!

Melania P (123)
Tuesday June 14, 2016, 2:28 pm

Sheryl G (359)
Tuesday June 14, 2016, 7:55 pm
This is important and thanks for placing a reminder out there this hasn't gone away. Thanks for the update.

Jonathan Harper (0)
Friday June 24, 2016, 5:10 am

joan silaco (578)
Wednesday July 13, 2016, 3:15 am

Darren Woolsey (218)
Wednesday July 13, 2016, 4:08 pm
Reshared to spread awareness.
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