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What is SPOTT?

The Sustainable Palm Oil Transparency Toolkit (SPOTT) provides practical tools and information for all stakeholders in the supply chain, including scored assessments of the world’s largest palm oil producing companies by the Zoological Society of London (ZSL).

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SPOTT Companies

SPOTT's main feature is a scorecard assessing 50 of the world's largest palm oil producing companies – representing half of all land under cultivation – against more than 50 indicators across seven categories of environmental best practice.

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SPOTT Updates

Monitor the narrative of changes to company scores over 18 months of quarterly assessments. SPOTT now features 50 of the world's largest oil palm growers – double the number of companies since SPOTT launched in November 2014.

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Monitor and manage environmental risks from palm oil production.

The Zoological Society of London (ZSL) presents the Sustainable Palm Oil Transparency Toolkit (SPOTT). Assess corporate transparency via our interactive company scorecard, assessments and satellite map. Read the latest reports and case studies for innovative advice from ZSL and many others.

Navigate the SPOTT site according to your role as a stakeholder in the supply chain for bespoke content. Consult our libraries of links and infographics, images and videos, and a popup glossary of technical terms. Sign up to our email newsletter and stay up to date with current developments in the palm oil industry.