Thursday, April 19, 2007

APP involved in forest clearance considered illegal

Pekanbaru (EoF News) – Eyes on the Forest, a coalition of three environmental NGOs in Riau, Sumatra releases its Investigative Report November 2006 today. The EoF Investigation found Asia Pulp & Paper (APP) to be involved in forest clearance operations in a concession in Kerumutan forest block. More

Riau Police Chief: Companies tend to misuse license

Pekanbaru (EoF News) -- Riau Police have insisted to probe all out illegal logging cases involving large forestry companies amid worries warned by the provincial legislators as the action would harm investment opportunity in the province. More

Wednesday, April 04, 2007

SmartWood releases APP HCVF verification reports

Pekanbaru (EoF News) – SmartWood has published recently its public verification reports of Asia Pulp & Paper (APP) HCVF occurring in four Forest Management Units in Riau Province which finalized in 2006. The reports published on Rainforest Alliance website following the termination made by the auditor since February 17, 2007. More