Denver Zoo Partnership

Denver Zoo, Palm Done Right Educate on Sustainable Palm Oil Farming

Boulder, CO—Palm Done Right has partnered with Denver Zoo to encourage consumers to Shop Smart to Save Sloths. Sloth populations are threatened by unsustainable harvesting of palm trees, as the animals naturally inhabit tropical forests in South and Central America that are affected by deforestation.  Denver Zoo is launching a new Sloth Exhibit this month at the northeastern corner […]

Webinar

Webinar: Palm Oil Market

IndexBox: Streamed live on May 6, 2021 In March 2021, the futures price for crude palm oil reached its highest level of 954 US$/MT in 13 years, according to the Malaysian Palm Oil Council, March 23. This is due to limited supply from manufactures as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. Malaysia, the world’s second-largest palm […]

There is still much to explore in adopting a green sciences approach.

The Need To Go Clean And Green, Part 3 of 3

About this series: Part 1: Palm Oil in Cosmetics. Part 2: The Future of Palm Oil. Gay Timmons has been in the agricultural business for decades. Twenty-one years ago she founded Oh, Oh Organic, selling organic ingredients—including palm oil—to cosmetic companies in North America. “The chemical industry is complacent,” says Timmons, a scientist herself. Many chemists may […]

Global demand for palm oil continues to grow for a broad range of uses.

The Future of Palm Oil, Part 2 of 3

Looking into the future, we know that palm oil is here to stay. Palm and palm kernel oil are superior ingredients for the cosmetic market when done right. Not only do they bring functional benefits to products, they also bring economic progress to producing countries. So, palm oil has the capacity to bring benefits to many. However, […]

Palm oil derives from the fruit of the oil palm that is grown in the humid tropics.

Palm Oil In Cosmetics, Part 1 of 3

Palm oil is an invisible part of our lives as a functional ingredient in many of the food, personal care and household products that we use on a daily basis. There is palm oil in your cosmetic products, as well, because it mixes easily with other ingredients, makes your products creamy, and improves product stability […]