The European Palm Oil Alliance was founded to create a platform for palm oil-related issues and discussions.
The goal of the European Palm Oil Alliance is to create a balanced and objective view on the nutritional and sustainability aspects of palm oil, by providing science-based information. EPOA is committed to sustainable palm oil production.
EPOA facilitates and supports together with IDH and RSPO new national industry alliances in Europe providing clear commitment and monitoring on the use of certified sustainable palm oil.
Croda is the name behind the high performance ingredients and technologies in some of the biggest, most successful brands in the world: creating, making and selling speciality chemicals that are relied on by industries and consumers everywhere.
With a network of more than 4,200 employees working together globally as one team across manufacturing sites and offices in 35 countries, Croda focuses on developing and delivering innovative, sustainable ingredients for: Coatings and Polymers, Crop Care, Geo Technologies, Health Care, Home Care, Industrial Chemicals, Lubricants, Personal Care and Polymer Additives.
Cargill provides food, agriculture, financial and industrial products and services to the world. Together with farmers, customers, governments and communities, we help people thrive by applying our insights and 150 years of experience. We have 150,000 employees in 70 countries who are committed to feeding the world in a responsible way, reducing environmental impact and improving the communities where we live and work. For more information, visit Cargill.com.
Control Union is an international certification body focusing on sustainability. It provides supply chain value solutions along the entire supply chain for a variety of industries. Control Union carries out audits, issues certificates, and is a global one-stop-shop for a wide range of certification programs. With its extensive geographical presence of 100 offices over 70 countries, the company assures in-depth knowledge of local, national and international laws, customs, and challenges.
Control Union Certifications is an RSPO approved certification body, accredited by ASI, executing the RSPO certification of sustainable palm oil for growers and mills and for Supply Chain Certification (SCC).
For over 120 years, the Kao group has been providing value to people by creating products that enriches their lives, along with our cooperate philosophy “the Kao Way”, which expresses our commitment to contribute to the sustainability of the world.
The Kao group’s operation consists of the Consumer Goods Businesses, Beauty Care, Fabric & Home care and Human Health Care, and the Chemical Business. Chemical Business sells those products to meet the need of the customers, including the consumer goods companies.
Kao strives for sustainable procurement of raw materials by implementing the Guidelines for sustainable Procurement of Raw Materials.
Kao also implements ethical sourcing following our Guideline for supplier’s assessment.
Kao has joined RSPO in 2007 and proceeds the SCCS certificate at all of our related plants, not only in Asia but also in Europe and United states. Through our Chemical and Consumer Goods business activities, we aim to contribute to global sustainable consumer goods markets accompanied with consumer satisfaction.