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Eco-Business: Is this Malaysian palm oil firm still destroying forest in Borneo — and selling to Wilmar?

eco-business.com - 11 February 2016

A Greenomics report finds deforestation in the supply chain of Genting Plantations, a supplier of Wilmar International.

The Malaysian-owned palm oil company Genting Plantations has again been accused of clearing ecologically important secondary forest in Indonesia’s West Kalimantan province according to a recent report by Greenomics that raises fresh concerns over the effectiveness of “zero-deforestation” monitoring within the palm oil industry. Read more...