ASI will conduct an RSPO SCCS Witness assessment of PT SGS Indonesia on 27.04.2016.
A study titled 'The Correlation between Economic and Financial Viability with Sustainability for Palm Oil Plantations' was recently published by the RSPO. The study authored by Dr. Steffen Preusser, Consultant for Sustainable Biofuels,
ASI will conduct an RSPO SCCS Head Office assessment of Control Union Certifications B.V. from 19.05.2016 to 20.05.2016.
ASI will conduct an RSPO SCCS Witness assessment of PT TUV Rheinland Indonesia from 13.04.2016 to 14.04.2016.
ASI will conduct an RSPO P&C (Single Site & Group) Witness assessment of PT SGS Indonesia from 03.05.2016 to 06.05.2016.
The RSPO Board of Governors (BoG) has endorsed the revised Ghana National Interpretation (GH NI) document on 7th March 2016. GHNI 2015, as it is known, is based on the RSPO P&C 2013 and supersedes GHNI 2011 which has been used for certification of plantations and mills in Ghana.
The Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil regrets to inform its members that there may be a disruption in the supply of Certified Sustainable Palm Oil (CSPO) due to the suspension of the RSPO certification of the IOI Group.
With reference to our announcement dated 1st December 2015 on the update of the RSPO Remediation and Compensation Procedure (RaCP) endorsement
On 31 December 2015 Accreditation Services International (ASI) withdrew the RSPO accreditation of SGS Malaysia Sdn Bhd. According to ASI accreditation procedures, certificates issued by SGS Malaysia Sdn Bhd. prior to the withdrawal remain valid for a period of ninety (90) days after the date of withdrawal (until 30 March 2016). This time period is intended to permit certificate holders to enter into an agreement with another accredited certification body to enable the transfer of the certificate
Accreditation Services International (ASI) has developed set of documents, based on the comments and inputs obtained during the public consultation.