Some of the world’s best known consumer brands are fueling climate change by sourcing palm oil and wood pulp linked to Indonesian forest fires.
Unilever, Mondelez, Nestle, and Procter & Gamble (P&G), and top palm oil traders including Wilmar are buying palm oil from producers linked to thousands of fire hotspots in Indonesia this year.
ASEAN leaders have a great opportunity to end transboundary haze once and for all, by taking real action and implementing an existing regional agreement.
No sanctions have been given to the ten palm oil companies with the largest areas of burned land from 2015 to 2018, new Greenpeace Indonesia mapping analysis revealed.
Every year new generations of Indonesians are exposed to fires and haze while palm and pulp companies benefit from poorly enforced laws and lack of transparency.
31 local Jakarta residents have officially filed a lawsuit against the government authorities today over the city’s toxic levels of air pollution.