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The WWF Palm Oil Buyers Scorecard assesses the progress of companies on the commitments and actions necessary to be a responsible user of palm oil. Companies were asked to respond to a questionnaire in the second half of 2019. We used their responses and the latest RSPO supply chain data for 2018 Certified Sustainable Palm Oil (CSPO) purchases to calculate their scores.

Country of Headquarters
United Kingdom
Sector
Retailers
List of top brands
Our focus - and our answers for this survey - related to all Waitrose own-brand products. Key sub-brands within this include those listed here. , Waitrose Essential, No 1 Waitrose, Duchy Organic, Waitrose, John Lewis Partnership
Total volume of palm oil purchased (metric tonnes)
2,052

Waitrose & Partners

The WWF Palm Oil Buyers Scorecard assesses the progress of companies on the commitments and actions necessary to be a responsible user of palm oil. Companies were asked to respond to a questionnaire in the second half of 2019. We used their responses and the latest RSPO supply chain data for 2018 Certified Sustainable Palm Oil (CSPO) purchases to calculate their scores.

Country of Headquarters
United Kingdom
Sector
Retailers
List of top brands
Our focus - and our answers for this survey - related to all Waitrose own-brand products. Key sub-brands within this include those listed here. , Waitrose Essential, No 1 Waitrose, Duchy Organic, Waitrose, John Lewis Partnership
Total volume of palm oil purchased (metric tonnes)
2,052

Score

Total Score

14.3
out of 22 Middle of the pack

own supply
chain score

12.3
out of 16

Beyond own
supply chain score

2
out of 6

The WWF Palm Oil Buyers Scorecard assesses the progress of companies on the commitments and actions necessary to be a responsible user of palm oil. Companies were asked to respond to a questionnaire in the second half of 2019. We used their responses and the latest RSPO supply chain data for 2018 Certified Sustainable Palm Oil (CSPO) purchases to calculate their scores.

Country of Headquarters
United Kingdom
Sector
Retailers
List of top brands
Our focus - and our answers for this survey - related to all Waitrose own-brand products. Key sub-brands within this include those listed here. , Waitrose Essential, No 1 Waitrose, Duchy Organic, Waitrose, John Lewis Partnership
Total volume of palm oil purchased (metric tonnes)
2,052

Sustainable palm oil platforms

RSPO
member

poig
member

member of one or more
sustainable palm oil platforms

  • Palm Oil Transparency Coalition (POTC)
  • Retailers' Palm Oil Group

Commitments

Public
commitment to 100%
RSPO CSPO by 2020

does this
commitment cover

CPO
PKO
PKE
POD

Commitment applies to

company
entire corporate group

Purchasing Sustainable Palm Oil

100% covered by rspo cspo for
all palm oil used

100% covered by rspo cspo for
all palm oil used

Select a year

  • Segregated /
    Identity Preserved
  • Mass Balance
  • Book and Claim /
    RSPO Credits
  • Uncertified or
    Not Disclosed
  • Not Applicable
  • Identity
    Preserved
  • Segregated
  • Mass Balance
  • Book and Claim / RSPO Credits
  • Uncertified or
    Not Disclosed
  • Not Applicable

CPO

CPO
Segregated / Identity Preserved
80.56%
Mass Balance
18.64%
Book and Claim / RSPO Credits
0.81%
1,363t
100% CSPO

PKO

pko
Segregated / Identity Preserved
17.77%
Mass Balance
59.89%
Book and Claim / RSPO Credits
22.35%
349t
100% CSPO

POD

pod
Segregated / Identity Preserved
27.65%
Mass Balance
56.47%
Book and Claim / RSPO Credits
15.88%
340t
100% CSPO

PKE

pke
Not Applicable
N/A

CPO

cpo
Segregated
70%
Mass Balance
28%
Book and Claim / RSPO Credits
2%
1,330t
100% CSPO

PKO

pko
Segregated
2%
Mass Balance
38%
Book and Claim / RSPO Credits
60%
128t
100% CSPO

POD

pod
Not Applicable
0t
0% CSPO

PKE

pke
Not Applicable
N/A

Quantities of Palm oil purchased relate to

  • ALL OF THE COUNTRIES IN WHICH THE COMPANY OPERATES, BUT NOT THE GROUP
  • ALL OF THE COUNTRIES IN WHICH THE COMPANY OPERATES (COMPANY IS NOT PART OF A GROUP)
  • ALL OF THE COUNTRIES IN WHICH THE GROUP OPERATES

Suppliers required to have
a deforestation- and conversion-free policy

Only deforestation-free

Traceability for suppliers

none

this company has on-the-ground investments in palm oil sustainability

supporting
smallholder
protecting forests
landscape / jurisdiction
approach
conservation
project

What can you do?
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