Monthly Archives: dicembre 2011

Ex-district head sentenced for forestry corruption case

Former Siak District Head Arwin AS was sentenced to four-year imprisonment by Corruption Court in Pekanbaru on Thursday as he was found guilty to make money collaborately by issuing logging licenses to pulp timber suppliers during his service as District … Continue reading

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New analysis supports claim that paper giant cleared part of its tiger sanctuary in Indonesia

An Indonesian NGOs coalition, Eyes of the Forest, released a report showing the photo of forest clearing occurred inside the Senepis Tiger Sanctuary announced by Asia Pulp & Paper (APP), but the paper giant says the clearing is in an … Continue reading

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Kroger drops Asia Pulp & Paper products

Kroger food stores, as well as all stores owned by the company nationwide, will no longer sell paper products from Asia Pulp & Paper. The company released a statement in late December, stating that after an “independent review” the company … Continue reading

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The truth behind APPs greenwash: logging in its own Tiger Sanctuary

An Eyes on the Forest investigation exposed the reality behind the misleading advertisement of paper giant Asia Pulp & Paper (APP). The Truth Behind APP s Greenwash: a wood supplier (and sister company) of APP has been clearcutting tropical forest … Continue reading

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