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Blockchain, direct to consumer communication can help uplift palm oil’s image

MANCHESTER (Feb 25): The application of blockchain technology in the palm oil industry would indicate the existence of a trusted solution in place to prove provenance, certify sustainability and encourage the industry positive growth, a consulting firm involved in blockchain said. Lardi and Partner Consulting GmbH managing partner Kamales Lardi said the technology could help […]
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Posted: 26-Feb-2020

Oil palm estates above 40 hectares must be MSPO-certified

TAWAU: Operators of oil palm estates which are above 40 hectares are required to have the Malaysian Sustainable Palm Oil (MSPO) certification effective this year. Primary Industries Minister Teresa Kok Suh Sim said the Malaysian Palm Oil Board (MPOB) would be withdrawing the licence of operators who failed to comply with the matter. “MSPO certification […]
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Posted: 24-Feb-2020

Bumps expected from B20 rollout

This is because significant upgrades are required for their lorries and buses before such mass adoption can be seamlessly executed, said operators as well as engine manufacturers. Yesterday, Deputy Prime Minister Deputy Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail launched the B20 programme here together with Primary Industries Minister Teresa Kok. The use of B20 […]
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Posted: 21-Feb-2020

Biodiesel B20 programme set to enhance palm oil demand, price stability

KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 20): The implementation of the Biodiesel B20 Programme for the transport sector is expected to provide sustainable support for palm oil demand, hence ensuring price stability for the commodity, Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail said. She said the increase in biodiesel blends could accelerate the growth of […]
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Posted: 21-Feb-2020

B20 biodiesel to be sold in 3,400 petrol stations by mid-2021

KUALA LUMPUR: The government will be rolling out its B20 biodiesel programme in stages to cover 3,400 petrol stations nationwide in a push towards greener energy and increasing palm oil production. The primary industries ministry today said the B20 biodiesel programme is expected to be fully implemented by the middle of next year. It will […]
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Posted: 20-Feb-2020
 
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