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Environment

NGOs give Asian pulp and paper giant performance test on promises

23 Sep 2013

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Global environmental organisation WWF has urged Asia Pulp and Paper (APP) to sign up to joint NGO performance targets in order to depart from its status as one of the world?s most notorious deforesters and become an environmentally and socially responsible company.
The performance targets, buy viagra released by the European and North American Environmental [...]

Corporate

Wal Mart warns suppliers to comply with sustainability rules

30 Oct 2012

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Wal-Mart, the largest retailer in the world, has warned suppliers that if they do not complain with the company’s sustainability rules then they may no longer do business with them.  Whereas the company says on one hand the rules are voluntary it also says that it may cease buying from companies that fail to comply. [...]

Environment

APP’s latest promise no more than protecting already protected forest

26 Jul 2012

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The “sustainability roadmap” issued recently by controversial Indonesia deforester Asia Pulp & Paper (APP) dramatically backtracks on a series of promises it has made – and broken – previously, an analysis by the Riau NGO coalition Eyes on the Forest has found.
“We were abundantly justified in not trusting their 2004 Sustainability Action Plan promise to [...]