NEWS & EVENTS

UK Industry Signs Commitment for 100% Sustainable Palm Oil

Announcements, 14 September 2017

22 August 2017 – An alliance of industry associations and NGOs in the UK has signed the Commitment to Support 100% Sustainable Palm Oil in Europe by 2020.

1ST PUBLIC CONSULTATION - REVISED RSPO PRINCIPLES & CRITERIA

Announcements, 01 September 2017

In line with ISEAL best practices, to ensure that standards remain relevant and reflect stakeholder understanding of good sustainability practices, the RSPO Principles and Criteria (P&C) 2013 is being reviewed again and subsequently submitted for adoption by the General Assembly of RSPO by November 2018.

PUBLIC CONSULTATION - RSPO NEW PLANTING PROCEDURES (NPP) FOR SMALLHOLDERS

Announcements, 01 September 2017

RSPO Secretariat has developed the draft of the New Planting Procedures (NPP) guidance document for smallholders. This is part of the process towards meeting the request as expressed in the Resolution 6f GA13/2016, which demanded that all smallholders - independent, scheme and associated – are reprieve from the New Planting Procedure until a review of the updated NPP guidance document is completed.

RSPO SCCS;RSPO P&C 2017 Head Office Assessment of Bureau Veritas Certification Hong Kong Limited

Announcements, 28 August 2017

ASI will conduct an RSPO SCCS;RSPO P&C (Single Site & Group) Head Office assessment of Bureau Veritas Certification Hong Kong Limited from 18.09.2017 to 19.09.2017.

RSPO P&C;RSPO SCCS 2017 Head Office Assessment of PT SAI Global Indonesia

Announcements, 28 August 2017

ASI will conduct an RSPO P&C;RSPO SCCS Head Office assessment of PT SAI Global Indonesia from 25.09.2017 to 26.09.2017

Development of RSPO Decent Living Wage Definition & Methodology

Announcements, 28 August 2017

The RSPO P&C 2018 Draft (“Draft”) for public review contains a new indicator on providing a decent living wage to workers

RSPO Approved Small Producing Country (SPC) Papua New Guinea NI (PNG NI 2017)

Announcements, 25 August 2017

The RSPO Secretariat has approved the revised Papua New Guinea NI (PNG NI) document on 15th August 2017.

RSPO - ENDORSED RSPO P&C LEAD AUDITORS COURSE: INDONESIA & MALAYSIA

Announcements, 09 August 2017

Checkmark Training is now endorsed by the RSPO to train RSPO P&C Lead Auditors. As such, they will be running two Endorsed RSPO P&C Lead Auditors Courses in Indonesia and Malaysia.

RSPO P&C 2017 Compliance Assessment of Intertek Certification International Sdn Bhd

Announcements, 04 August 2017

ASI will conduct an RSPO P&C Compliance assessment of Intertek Certification International Sdn Bhd from 14.08.2017 to 18.08.2017

RSPO SCCS 2017 Witness Assessment of Gut Certifizierungsgesellschaft für Managementsysteme GmbH Umweltgutachter

Announcements, 21 July 2017

ASI will conduct an RSPO SCCS Witness assessment of Gut Certifizierungsgesellschaft für Managementsysteme GmbH Umweltgutachter from 03.08.2017 to 04.08.2017