Monthly Archives: febbraio 2012

APP developing a new giant paper mill in Sumatra

Asia Pulp and Paper (APP) announced the development of a large pulp mill to be located in south Sumatra. Details are not finalized, but the mill is expected to have a nominal capacity of between 1.5 and 2.0 million tonnes … Continue reading

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APP clearcuts forest where a Sumatran tiger dies by snare

 Asia Pulp and Paper is still clearcutting tropical rainforest as realities found by Eyes on the Forest investigation in the company’s subsidiary, PT Arara Abadi of district Nilo, in Tesso Nilo forest block, Sumatra’s Riau Province. Eyes on the Forest … Continue reading

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WWF finds U.S. grocery retailers stocking toilet paper linked to rain forest destruction

A report released by World Wildlife Fund (WWF) in Washington yesterday called on American companies and consumers to be responsible in using tissue and paper towels by not buying products from Asia Pulp & Paper (APP) which linked to rain … Continue reading

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