Responsible Consumption & Production

Olenex is committed to responsible sourcing of palm oil. It means that the crude materials have no link to deforestation and exploitation of people. A diverse set of monitoring tools ensure the fully traceable and transparent supply chain. All its participants need to adhere to the strict regulations (NDPE standards) to guarantee responsible production.


  • 21.69 million hectares monitored with satellite technology
  • Monitoring covers 665 supplier groups, 8300 plantations, >1000 mills in Indonesia, Malaysia, Papua New Guinea, Cambodia, Myanmar, and Thailand
  • Supply is fully traceable back to the mills
  • >55 grievances registered
  • 5 smallholder training programmes in Honduras and Colombia, reaching >5000 smallholders

To support our energy management process and systems, our refineries in Hamburg and Brake are ISO 50001 certified.