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Year: 2017

17Oct

The biofuel controversy

While the use of biofuels has clear benefits, they are often widely debated. Biodiesel sourced from palm oil especially, has sparked controversy in the European Union (EU) where palm oil production is strongly linked to … Continue reading “The biofuel controversy”

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14Oct

Canaan clinches Sinar Mas products

PT Sinar Mas Agribusiness and Food has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Thailand’s Canaan Enterprise Company Ltd to boost shipments of derivative products of crude palm oil (CPO) to Thailand. The MoU was … Continue reading “Canaan clinches Sinar Mas products”

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3Oct

Uplifting communities through the Alternative Livelihood Programme

The Alternative Livelihood Programme (now known as the Integrated Ecological Farming Programme), introduced by Golden Agri-Resources (GAR) in 2016, teaches villages sustainable agriculture practices without using intensive chemicals and fire for land clearing. In addition, … Continue reading “Uplifting communities through the Alternative Livelihood Programme”

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2Oct

Golden Agri launches $480m oleochemical plant in Indonesia

Golden Agri Resources recently launched a $480m (€300m) oleochemicals plant in Indonesia, through its joint venture company, Sinar Mas Cepsa. According to OCBC Investment Research, the basic oleochemicals are produced from palm kernel to make … Continue reading “Golden Agri launches $480m oleochemical plant in Indonesia”

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18Sep

Golden Agri-Resources enters Dow Jones Sustainability Indices

GAR highlight the significant milestones and recognition for its corporate sustainability leadership with the entry into Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI) (Asia-Pacific). GAR is the only Southeast Asian palm oil company to be included in the Food, … Continue reading “Golden Agri-Resources enters Dow Jones Sustainability Indices”

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18Sep

Golden Agri-Resources is included in Dow Jones Sustainability Indices for corporate sustainability achievements

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14Sep

Sinar Mas Cepsa starts production at SGD 484 million vegetable-based alcohols plant in Indonesia

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14Sep

Golden Agri-Resources JV opens 200 kilotonne oleochemicals plant in Indonesia

GAR through Sinar Mas Cepsa, wholly-owned joint venture (JV) between Golden Agri-Resources (GAR) and Cepsa add its sustainability business portfolio with first oleochemicals plant in Indonesia. Representing an investment of EUR 300 million, the plant … Continue reading “Golden Agri-Resources JV opens 200 kilotonne oleochemicals plant in Indonesia”

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13Sep

Partnering SNV to help smallholders

Interview with Ismène Stalpers, SNV Development’s Country Director for Indonesia, on her thoughts regarding partnering Golden Agri-Resources (GAR)/SMART, to help palm oil smallholders increase their field productivity and income, and apply for sustainable palm oil … Continue reading “Partnering SNV to help smallholders”

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