BASF publishes 3rd Palm Oil Progress Report
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- Sourcing 70 percent certified sustainable palm and palm kernel oil advances the company’s palm commitment

- Smallholder support integral part of sustainable palm production

- Savings of more than 200,000 metric tons CO2 in 2018 by sourcing certified sustainable palm kernel oil

BASF has launched the third edition of its palm progress report (PPR) featuring figures for 2018. One of BASF’s key renewable raw materials is palm kernel oil and its primary derivatives which are mainly used for the production of ingredients for the cosmetics, detergent and cleaner industries, as well as in human nutrition. During the past year, the company purchased 127,000 metric tons of certified sustainable palm kernel oil. This represents around 70 percent of the company’s total volume.
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