Assessment Criteria

Best Sustainability Reporting

Consider both the commitment and the quality of sustainability reporting and communication against sustainability reporting leading practices

Best Innovation in Sustainability

Consider whether the business has created an innovative process, technology, product or service that brings any environmental and/or social added value and financial returns

Best Social Impact

Evaluate how the project or initiative solves a challenging social issue while simultaneously creating shared value for the business

Best Environmental Impact

Evaluation based on improvement in environmental performance year-on-year

Best Sustainability Leader (awarded to an individual)

Proven dedication in progressing the sustainable business agenda, outside organisation

Best Sustainable Palm Oil Leader

Consider whether the initiatives bring any environmental and/or social added value and demonstrates long term economic and financial viability.

Assessment Criteria

Best Sustainability Reporting

Consider both the commitment and the quality of sustainability reporting and communication against sustainability reporting leading practices

Best Innovation in Sustainability

Consider whether the business has created an innovative process, technology, product or service that brings any environmental and/or social added value and financial returns

Best Social Impact

Evaluate how the project or initiative solves a challenging social issue while simultaneously creating shared value for the business

Best Environment Impact

Evaluation based on improvement in environmental performance year-on-year

Best Sustainability Leader (Individual award)

Assessment Criteria

Proven dedication in progressing the sustainable business agenda, outside organisation

Screening Parameters

Best Sustainability Reporting

  • Sustainability reporting during the year
  • Sustainability reporting frequency and length
  • Completeness of sustainability information disclosed

Best Innovation in Sustainability

  • Processes, technology, products or services launched during the year
  • Description of innovation
  • Description of environmental and/or social added value

Best Social Impact

  • Products or services that have made a net positive contribution to communities and society during the year
  • Description of positive impact

Best Environment Impact

  • Products or services that have made a net positive contribution to the environment during the year
  • Description of positive impact

Best Sustainability Leader (awarded to an individual)

  • Proven track record of advocacy through sustainability-related initiatives
  • Description of initiatives undertaken

Best Sustainable Palm Oil Leader

  • Initiatives that have made a net positive contribution to the environment, communities and society during the year.
  • Description of initiatives undertaken.

Terms & Conditions

  • Companies will be able to propose their nomination to maximum two categories per company.
  • Nominations will be accepted until Friday, 9th November 2018.
  • Shortlisted nominees may be asked to provide further detail to assist with the selection process.
  • Nominations are accepted by any company set up in Malaysia.
  • Companies submitting the nominations are asked to make the utmost effort to ensure participation of at least one member of their staff to the awards ceremony & gala dinner.
  • Awards given are only symbolic and non-monetary.