From Palm Oil To Purpose: Mars VP Weighs In On Why Private Companies Must Focus On Sustainability

Purpose and sustainability are front in center at most public companies as investors as well as consumers’ expectations have evolved. Why should private companies care?  Is there a model companies should consider as they integrate adding good to society into their business objectives? “Increasingly companies — both private and public — are being asked to…

From fertiliser to fuel, Norwegians join forces to produce green ammonia

Norway’s Statkraft STATKF.UL and Aker Horizons, a unit of investment firm Aker AKER.OL, have joined chemicals firm Yara YAR.OL in electrifying and decarbonising a plant in Norway to produce zero carbon ammonia, the companies said on Thursday. Yara, one of the world’s largest producers of nitrogen fertilisers, aims to eliminate CO2 emissions from the 500,000-tonnes-a-year…

Disruptive technology to drive innovation in palm oil industry — Minister

The application of disruptive technologies will be the driver of innovations in all sectors including the palm oil industry, Minister of Plantation Industries and Commodities Datuk Dr Mohd Khairuddin Aman Razali said. He said technologies have been innovated and improved to boost the effectiveness and competitiveness of the upstream, midstream, and downstream sectors of the…