Olam announces third palm plantation to achieve RSPO certification

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SINGAPORE (May 2): Olam International says its Mouila Lot 3 palm plantation in Gabon has become Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) certified.

The 38,363 hectare (ha) palm plantation is managed by Olam Palm Gabon, a joint venture between Olam and the Republic of Gabon, and has a total planted area of 18.272 ha, out of which 18,765 ha of high conservation value (HCV) is being conserved.

The remaining area comprises infrastructure comprises facilities, roads and housing.

Based on the RSPO greenhouse gas (GHG) calculator, the plantation is expected to make a net positive climate impact by fixing...(click on link for full story on theedgesingapore.com)