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29Nov

The importance of palm oil in our food

We recently sat with Dr. Paul Wassell, Head of Research and Development at Golden Agri-Resources (GAR), to discuss the questions many people have on palm oil and its benefits to consumers and food manufacturers alike. … Read More “The importance of palm oil in our food”

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28Nov

Tanggulangi kebakaran hutan dan lahan di Indonesia

Penyelenggaraan Asian Games 2018 di Jakarta dan Palembang adalah prestasi gemilang bagi Indonesia. Rawan terjadi kabut asap, fakta bahwa acara itu berlangsung pada puncak musim kemarau dari tanggal 18 Agustus sampai 2 September lalu menjadi … Read More “Tanggulangi kebakaran hutan dan lahan di Indonesia”

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23Nov

Together, sharing with love – community work in Tarahan

Being socially responsible is an important aspect of our work, and through our long-standing partnership with the Tzu Chi Foundation Indonesia, our employees engage in various types of community work. At our refinery in Tarahan, … Read More “Together, sharing with love – community work in Tarahan”

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22Nov

Boycotting palm oil is not the answer to saving the environment

With Iceland’s recent ad (initially created by Greenpeace) about Rangtan, an orangutan seeking refuge in a little girl’s home, hundreds and thousands of celebrities, influencers and everyday consumers have been eager to make their stand … Read More “Boycotting palm oil is not the answer to saving the environment”

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20Nov

Palm oil is shifting the outlook of education in Indonesia

This article was originally published on medium.com on 13 November 2018.  In recent years, Indonesia has been making gradual progress in improving the accessibility of education to young children in Indonesia. According to UNESCO, Indonesia’s literacy rate is … Read More “Palm oil is shifting the outlook of education in Indonesia”

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12Nov

How it works: Zero waste in palm oil production

As the industrial sector that contributes most significantly to Indonesia’s economy, the palm oil industry must be able to carry out its operations incorporating environmental sustainability. Zero waste management, is a concept that is promoted … Read More “How it works: Zero waste in palm oil production”

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17Oct

Collaborating with ILO to strengthen good workplace practices in palm oil companies

Against the background of issues surrounding decent work conditions in the palm oil sector, Sinar Mas Agribusiness and Food and the International Labour Organisation (ILO) have been collaborating to improve labour conditions with various stakeholders … Read More “Collaborating with ILO to strengthen good workplace practices in palm oil companies”

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17Oct

Since 2016, Sinar Mas Agribusiness and Food along with Sinar Mas Forestry (SMF) have been working closely with Canada-based MacDonald & Detweiler Associates (MDA) in monitoring deforestation through a Forest Alert Service (FAS) using the … Read More “A business trip to Canada: On a mission to understand deforestation monitoring technology while promoting Indonesia’s palm oil industry”

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10Oct

Responsible palm oil exists, and is critical to Indonesia’s economy

This article was originally published on medium.com on 8 October 2018. In a recent interview, Oil World Executive Director Thomas Mielke called for major palm oil producers to work together and send the message that palm oil … Read More “Responsible palm oil exists, and is critical to Indonesia’s economy”

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