Forest Conservation

Good news about Malaysia’s forest conservation

Good news about Malaysia’s forest conservation

Forest Conservation, Sustainability

While some people worry about palm oil production causing excessive deforestation, Malaysia is setting the record straight.

Malaysia partners with World Wildlife Fund

Malaysia partners with World Wildlife Fund

Forest Conservation, Sustainability

In line with global goals, Malaysia has enhanced sustainable forest management and mainstreamed biodiversity programs into its socio-economic development agenda, post-202 …

UK’s city of Chester becomes first sustainable palm oil city

Forest Conservation, Sustainability

Chester England is now the world’s first city to source its palm oil from entirely sustainable sources.

plant-based

Malaysian sustainable palm oil comes from the non-GMO oil palm tree

Forest Conservation, Sustainability, Sustainable Agriculture, Wildlife Preservation

Because of the oil palm’s high yield, Malaysia produces ample quantities of this global commodity while maintaining its 1992 Rio Earth Summit pledge to maintain more than …

Malaysia helps the world brace for the next global crisis

Forest Conservation, Sustainability

Prior to the coronavirus pandemic, many scientists had warned that deforestation and other industrial processes that encroach into wildlife habitats and natural ecosystem …

most efficient oil crop

Smart land use: Palm oil is the world’s most efficient oil crop.

Forest Conservation, Sustainability, Sustainable Agriculture

The world has four major oil seed crops: oil palm, soybean, sunflower and canola (rapeseed). Together, they use 3.55 percent of the world’s total agricultural land. Oil p …

Smithsonian

Malaysia strengthens its commitment to the environment

Forest Conservation, Sustainability, Sustainable Agriculture, Wildlife Preservation

Malaysia has been a recognized leader in responsible palm oil production for decades. The country was the first to produce sustainable palm oil, has implemented a game-ch …

Halloween candy and palm oil

What eco-savvy moms need to know about Halloween candy and palm oil

Forest Conservation, General, Sustainability, Wildlife Preservation

Thankfully, American companies are increasingly using environmentally friendly ingredients such as Malaysian sustainable palm oil in their products.

palm oil and orangutans

The truth about palm oil and orangutans in Malaysia

Forest Conservation, Sustainability, Wildlife Preservation

Most of Malaysia’s orangutans live on the island’s protected forests. That’s not a challenge as an astonishing 60 percent of Sabah is under forest cover. This provides am …

forest-friendly picnic

How to pack a forest-friendly picnic lunch

Forest Conservation, Sustainability

Many manufacturers are choosing to include Malaysian certified sustainable palm oil in their products. This natural, non-GMO oil is getting rave reviews for its earth fri …

EU Action Plan is unfair

Malaysian Palm Oil Council says EU Action Plan is unfair

Forest Conservation, General, Sustainable Agriculture

The Malaysian Palm Oil Council has come out against the EU’s proposed unilateral Action Plan against deforestation, charging that is impractical to implement unilateral g …