ISCC Newsletter Nr. 85 vom 02. November 2016

ISCC Stakeholder Dialogue Southeast Asia

06 December 2016, Penang (Malaysia)

The next regional stakeholder dialogue in Southeast Asia (ISCC Technical Committee SEA) is taking place in Penang Island, Malaysia on 6 December 2016.

This stakeholder meeting is a must for everybody being engaged in the palm oil market. Whether you face challenges to meet the new EU-RED targets, your customers’ sustainability requirements, mitigate your sustainability risks or like to obtain deeper insights into the international competition for low carbon fuels and feedstock, this ISCC meeting will provide the platform for discussions of potential solutions and networking.

It will especially cover the new EU-RED GHG challenges and reach out to system users for safeguarding implementation. Presentations and panel discussions will look at the mitigation of sustainability risks from different angles with special focus on social issues, independent smallholders and third party supply of unknown origin. ISCC has also developed a tool to handle these challenges in a holistic manner; this tool will be presented and opened up for consultation. The final agenda will be published soon.

Attendance is free of charge.

Don’t miss this stakeholder dialogue. Registration will be based on first come, first served bases. 

Click here to book your place today

Upcoming ISCC Trainings

ISCC EU and PLUS Basic Training
7 – 9 December 2016, Penang Island (Malaysia)

ISCC EU and PLUS Basic Training
21 – 23 February 2017, Palma de Mallorca (Spain)

The three-day ISCC EU and ISCC PLUS Trainings cover all topics that are relevant for ISCC certification. This includes the implementation and verification of deforestation free supply chains and requirements for traceability, mass balance and greenhouse gas determination and calculations. ISCC experts will be available throughout the trainings to answer your individual questions.

Further information on the trainings is available on the ISCC website.

New Member in the ISCC Association

The ISCC Association (ISCC e.V.) welcomes a new member:

SIPEF is a Belgian agro-industrial company holding majority stakes in tropical businesses, which it manages and operates. In the last decade SIPEF has been concentrating its activities exclusively on the production of palm oil, rubber, tea and bananas in Indonesia, Papua New Guinea and Ivory Coast. Some of SIPEF’s management units in Indonesia have been ISCC certified since 2012.

A list of all members of the ISCC Association is available here.