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05.11.2015
Asia Pulp & Paper (APP) deploys international specialists Working on Fire (WoF) to strengthen firefighting response and prepare for 2016
Asia Pulp & Paper Group (APP) has deployed specialist fire management teams and firefighters from Working on Fire (WoF) to enhance national firefighting efforts currently underway in South Sumatra,...
04.11.2015
APP Response to Greenpeace’s ‘Fire Prevention Action Plan’ issued on October 29, 2015
APP welcomes Greenpeace’s ‘Fire Prevention Action Plan’ in response to the forest fire and haze crisis in Indonesia. We share its concerns and unreservedly agree that long-term solutions that address the root...
29.10.2015
Response to NGO coalition letter to APP on Oct 6, 2015
Let me begin by expressing my thanks to all the signatories for their continuing efforts to constructively engage with APP around the ongoing implementation of our Sustainability Roadmap and Forest...
26.10.2015
Asia Pulp & Paper issues update on fire management in South Sumatra
Asia Pulp & PaperGroup (APP) today set out the details of its ongoing fire management and suppression programme to supportits pulpwood suppliers in South Sumatra and beyond. Indonesia continues to manage...
22.10.2015
Fire & Haze FAQ
Fires harm the economy, the environment and most importantly people's lives. This is never acceptable. Our policy is clear: We do not burn our land. We will disengage any supplier involved in starting fires....
17.09.2015
Asia Pulp & Paper Signs CDP’s ‘Road to Paris’ Commitment to Help Address Climate Change
  APP Joins More than 150 Large Companies as Signatory to the CDP and We Mean Business Initiative
11.09.2015
APP statement on current engagement with the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC)
Jakarta, 11 September 2015 – Asia Pulp & Paper Group (APP) today welcomes the decision by the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) to enter into a dialogue about the establishment of a roadmap to lead towards...
24.08.2015
APP statement on Rainforest Alliance's evaluation of The Forest Trust/Ata Marie wood supply study
When we commissioned TFT and Ata Marie to conduct an independent growth and yield study we were seeking to provide immediate assurance that our supplier concessions have sufficient plantation capacity to...
13.08.2015
Asia Pulp & Paper commits to the first-ever retirement of commercial plantations on tropical peatland to cut carbon emissions
APP partners with Deltares to develop peatland best management practice model – Greenpeace is monitoring its development In the largest exercise of its kind, a quarter of Indonesian peat landscapes is mapped...
11.08.2015
APP to plant 10,000 Meranti seedlings in degraded areas of Riau
Jakarta, August 11, 2015 - Asia Pulp & Paper Group (APP) is to plant 10,000 seedlings of Meranti tree in degraded areas of the Giam Siak Kecil wildlife reserve, Riau, Sumatra. A ceremony was held with...

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