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Membership No.





Oil Palm Growers



Member since

26 July 2016


Extractora del Sur de Casanare S.A.S.


Extractora Sur del Casanare was founded in 2002 in the town of Villanueva, Casanare, in the Colombian east region (South America). It has a capacity of 72 tons per hour and it process about 200.000 tons per year from 15.000 hectares of palm. We self-generate all the energy needed for the operation with turbines and boilers, using the fiber, a byproduct of the process, as fuel. We have 4 presses and 2 P-15 P-9 presses, 4 sterilizers, 2 shellers. In addition of the equipment needed for an efficient process, we have nine lagoons for wastewater treating, where grease and sludge are removed ,and the water treatment plant adequate water for the process, boilers and human use.

ACOP Report Submissions

2017 extractora del sur de casanare s.a.s.-ACOP2017.pdf 25.9 KB
2016 extractora del sur de casanare s.a.s.-ACOP2016.pdf 37.9 KB

Organisation's Commitments Toward Sustainability

  • How will your organisation promote the RSPO internally and to other stakeholders?
    Extractora del sur de Casanare promotes the development of good agricultural and production, environmental and social practices, which are reflected in the performance of processes, in compliance with current regulations and ongoing communication with communities and stakeholders.
  • Where relevant, what processes is the organisation establishing to engage with interested parties, for example to resolve conflict or to use sustainably produced palm oil?
    Palmar del Oriente has established throughout the organization's ongoing commitment to relate generate good with all interested parties, from the economic, environmental and social.

    The administrative and financial process to ensure the economic viability of the business in the long term, maintain mutually beneficial relationships with suppliers, ongoing communication with the client.
  • Where relevant, how will your organisation work towards implementing the RSPO Principles and Criteria or assessing supplier performance against these criteria?
    Extractora del Sur de Casanare was certified in 2015 with control union in the P&C of the RSPO
  • Any other information that would support the application such as what your organisation hopes to gain from joining RSPO and how it would support RSPO?
    The commitment to society, the country?s development, and respect for the environment and a tradition of clean agriculture
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