APP in the News
15.09.2016 | Triple Pundit
Bonn Challenge a Huge Opportunity for Both Forests and Business
The Bonn Challenge, a global multi-stakeholder effort to restore the world’s forests, was at center stage here in Honolulu during this week’s IUCN World Conservation Congress.
15.09.2016 | Triple Pundit
Greenpeace Taps Big Data and Collaboration to Halt Deforestation
As Indonesia seeks ways to grow its economy, product exports are one way to build cash reserves, create jobs and lift more of its 250 million citizens out of poverty. But environmental groups say industries...
15.09.2016 | Sustainable Brands
Building a Resilient Landscape Through Global Collaboration
While the challenges of climate change are undeniably global, politics and measures to actually solve them remain largely local. Last year’s Paris Agreement was a landmark moment for this issue. Now comes
15.09.2016 | Material Handling & Logistics
Seeding the Forest for the Trees
If you think it really doesn't matter to your customers and stakeholders whether or not your company is a good global citizen, consider the saga of Indonesia's Asia Pulp & Paper (APP), the third biggest...
02.09.2016 |
Gold East Trading introduces Foopak in Hong Kong
Gold East Trading (Hong Kong) Company Limited, a subsidiary of Asia Pulp and Paper (APP) will be showcasing its latest portfolio of food packaging and specialty products at the Restaurant and Bar exhibition in...
31.08.2016 | Ian Lifshitz
Can Investing in Sustainability Fill Empty Hotel Rooms?
It’s no secret that the hospitality industry is competitive. Online ratings and reviews continue to be a crucial resource for consumers and the rise of the sharing economy has added a whole new element to the...
28.06.2016 | Triple Pundit
How APP Sees the Forest Through the Trees
If you want to see just how complicated a supply chain can be, the operations of Asia Pulp and Paper (APP) on Hainan Island, China, gives an idea of what goes into products that we often take for granted. And...
27.06.2016 | Triple Pundit
The Seedlings of Asia Pulp and Paper’s Zero-Deforestation Policy
Asia Pulp and Paper (APP) sparked many headlines a few years ago when the $12 billion company announced that it had both launched aggressive forest-restoration programsand adopted a zero-deforestation policy....
23.06.2016 | Triple Pundit
Agroforesty, Community Development Linchpins of APP’s Zero-Deforestation Policy
Asia Pulp and Paper (APP) spent years in the crosshairs of the world’s largest environmental groups over past accusations about how the company’s irresponsible forestry practices affected local communities....
21.06.2016 | Triple Pundit
Asia Pulp and Paper Says Its Words About Sustainability Are Backed by Action
Indonesia-based Asia Pulp and Paper (APP) does not always score the most favorable press. Many publications, including TriplePundit, have cast everything from a watchful eyeto scathing criticism of the company...

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20.02.2017 | Michael M.
Recycling: Opportunities & Challenges
I recently attended a global recycling gathering in Dubai and wrote a piece for CSR wire regarding the meeting. The...
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