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Downstream Development Widely Opens



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Downstream Development Widely Opens

InfoSAWIT, JAKARTA – Young generations’ understandings about research and technology should be better by conducting the newest findings and creating useful technology, namely in palm oil plantations. Special Staff in Ministry of Government Secretariat, Faldo Maldini told it in his speech at webinar that Council of Palm Oil Producing Countries (CPOPC) conducted, Friday (17/12/2021).

Researcher of Badan Riset dan Inovasi Nasional (BRIN), Indra Budi Susetyo, discussed kinds of downstream to upstream products. Besides crude palm oil (CPO) and palm kernel oil (PKO), palm oil potential business can be seen in world trade by producing derivative products.

As in the official statement to InfoSAWIT, Indra Budi told food, cosmetic, pharmacy, and energy industries make palm oil as their material. He also presented how values of sustainability from the rests of downstream products get business chance besides supporting conservation.s

Head of Sustainable IFFCO Group, Desi Kusumadewi said that one big potential is by advantaging waste to be renewable energy. “The big chances are in university to raise up young generations to ‘Proud to be Sustainable’,” Desi said. (T2)