Indonesia

“Wilmar to Cut Off Palm Suppliers Caught Burning in Indonesia” – Business Week – June 30, 2013

According to an article published on June 30, 2013 on Business Week, “Wilmar International Ltd. (WIL), the world’s largest palm oil trader, plans to cut ties with Indonesian suppliers that clear land with illegal fires after blazes engulfed Singapore in a record haze. Wilmar, which bans burning on its own plantations, relies on third parties […]

“Indonesia says building criminal cases against 8 firms over fires” – Sustainability – Thomson Reuters – June 27, 2013

According to an article published on June 27, 2013 on Sustainability – Thomson Reuters, “Indonesian investigators are building criminal cases against eight Southeast Asian companies they suspect of being responsible for raging fires that have blanketed neighboring Singapore and Malaysia with hazardous smog. The Environment Ministry last week named the firms for their alleged role […]