11/05/2010 08:57 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Netherlands' Palm Oil To Be Entirely Sustainable By 2015, First Country To Make Commitment

The Netherlands has committed to only using palm oil certified under the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) by 2015, providing a huge boost for the certification standard which aims to improve the social and environmental performance of the world's most productive oil crop. The pledge makes the Netherlands the first country to commit itself to using only sustainable palm oil.

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