How global forest-destroyers are turning over a new leaf

Laurance, Bill (2014) How global forest-destroyers are turning over a new leaf. The Conversation, 13 February 2014.

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[Extract] Indonesia is the world's biggest destroyer of forests and four multinational corporations — APP, APRIL, Wilmar and Golden Agri Resources — have been responsible for much of it. Until recently these mega-corporations were considered environmental pariahs, but suddenly things seem to be changing, with all four proclaiming "no deforestation" policies. What gives?

Item ID: 35291
Item Type: Article (Commentary)
Keywords: APP, APRIL, biodiversity, corporations, deforestation, tropical forests
Date Deposited: 01 Jun 2015 03:33
FoR Codes: 05 ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES > 0502 Environmental Science and Management > 050202 Conservation and Biodiversity @ 100%
SEO Codes: 96 ENVIRONMENT > 9608 Flora, Fauna and Biodiversity > 960899 Flora, Fauna and Biodiversity of Environments not elsewhere classified @ 100%
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