Educational resources and other palm oil information

Is palm oil just palm oil or can it be named something else? 

Check out this really long list of alternative names for palm oil – there are over 200 different names, but the four most commonly found names are palm, stear, laur or glyc, where 60% of global palm oil use are from ingredients that have those four words in them.)

Educational Resources around sustainable palm oil, sustainability in general and conservation:

Sustainable Palm Oil Communities:

The below resources may help you identify whether the products you supply contain sustainable palm oil:

Palm FAQs:

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