Cereal and snacks giant signs up independent auditor to oversee its palm oil supply chain efforts, and promises to work more closely with smallholders to boost efficiency
Beauty giant partners with RSPO to work directly with Indonesian palm oil farmers
Luxury retailer's own-brand products are now completely free of palm oil
The 'double-edged sword' of transparency looms large in Datuk Darrel Webber's job as chief of sustainable palm oil body RSPO - can he deliver progress fast enough to outpace a growing consumer backlash?
But Iceland MD Richard Walker argues RSPO approach is 'failing to prevent deforestation' and accuses industry of 'smear campaign' against the retailer
Palm oil company PT Salim Ivomas Pratama Tbk, owned by food giant Indofood, was the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil's fourth largest member
Explosive study suggests there are 'many parallels' between tactics used by palm oil industry and tobacco and alcohol lobby
Social enterprise Giki has created a 'palm oil detector' to help shoppers identify products made with sustainable palm oil
Palm oil controversy continues as new report accuses firms of failing to adequately enforce zero deforestation pledges
Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil faces pressure to strengthen its certification standards from more than 90 institutional investors
Consumer goods giant accused of failing to file progress reports and not paying membership fees, but Nestle insists it is pursuing a responsible sourcing strategy
Campaigners argue labelling schemes certifying provenance of textiles, fish and palm oil are 'failing the environment and consumers'
World Association of Zoos and Aquariums ink agreement with Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil
Environmental groups accuse palm oil and timber firm Korindo of illegal burning and deforestation in Papua and North Maluku
Palm oil producer was stripped of its certification in March 2016 after failing to meet environmental standards
Major palm oil firm IOI also submits action plan to regain RSPO sustainability certification
Unilever, Kellogg and Mars reveal they are to drop IOI after palm oil supplier sees its RSPO certification suspended
Firms adhering to RSPO Next will have to fulfill a range of more demanding criteria than the core standard in an effort to better limit the damage done by palm oil
RSPO Next scheme aims to recognise most sustainable companies, but is it really needed when many firms are still failing to deliver basic improvements?
Campaign group argues retail giants need to step up efforts to ensure sustainable certified palm oil really is being produced in an environmentally responsible manner
Renewable Energy Association accuses green groups of peddling 'pseudo science' to undermine bioenergy industry
Government minister tells local newspaper plans are moving forward for new palm oil certification scheme
Green Palm reports that RSPO-certified palm oil now accounts for nine per cent of global supply as demand grows