Monthly Archives: aprile 2016

New Indonesia mill raises doubts about APP’s forests pledge

Indonesia (AP) — A landmark commitment by one of the world’s largest producers of tissue and paper to stop cutting down Indonesia’s prized tropical forests is under renewed scrutiny as the company prepares to open a giant pulp mill in … Continue reading

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Operations of another APRIL supplier suspended over forest fires

Indonesia’s Minister of the Environment and Forestry, Siti Nurbaya, has suspended the operations of PT Rimba Lazuardi (RL), one of APRIL’s long-term suppliers located in Sumatra’s Riau province, as the company was found to have committed a number of violations … Continue reading

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Major APRIL supplier found in serious breach

According to the forest portal ForestHints.news, one of APRIL’s major suppliers, PT SRL, has reportedly violated the Environment and Forestry Minister’s decree freezing the license of this pulpwood plantation concession in mid-November 2015 due to its role in last year’s massive peat fires. … Continue reading

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