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14May

Engineering a sustainable future

Novianti Mandasari, Environmental Engineer, 25 years old, Riau   “Almost 70 percent of oil palm fresh fruit bunches becomes waste once crude palm oil (CPO) is extracted. We are referring to waste such as fibres … Read More “Engineering a sustainable future”

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2Apr

Frequently Asked Questions on Palm Oil

Q. Isn’t palm oil bad for the rainforest? The challenges facing palm oil are shared with many other types of farming in tropical regions – as well as containing some of the best soils and … Read More “Frequently Asked Questions on Palm Oil”

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6Dec

PT SMART’s PROPER Green Awards shows our commitment to environmental protection and responsibility

Environmental protection has become a top global concern. When Indonesia experienced fire and haze in 2015, the national disaster quickly became an international issue. The Indonesian government is fully aware of the importance of dealing … Read More “PT SMART’s PROPER Green Awards shows our commitment to environmental protection and responsibility”

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14Oct

VLOG: SUSTAINABILITY AS PART OF OUR DNA – an interview with Pak Daud Dharsono

Shortly after receiving awards for Social Business Innovation 2016 and Green CEO 2016  from Warta Ekonomi, Pak Daud Dharsono shared his thoughts on the company’s sustainability journey See his full interview below:

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26Sep

Cutting-Edge Technologies + Deep Experience as a Grower = The Formula for Success for Sustainable Palm Oil

In response to the devastating fires and haze last year, the Government of Indonesia imposed a moratorium on new palm oil development earlier this year. Many have welcomed this development seeing it as necessary to … Read More “Cutting-Edge Technologies + Deep Experience as a Grower = The Formula for Success for Sustainable Palm Oil”

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5Aug

Partnership in action: witnessing the return of orangutans to the wild

Last week I joined the GAR/SMART team, to witness our partners from Orangutan Foundation International (OFI) release two ex-captive, wild born orangutans, Poco and Rich, into the wild in Central Kalimantan. Poco was two years … Read More “Partnership in action: witnessing the return of orangutans to the wild”

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29Jul

It Takes a Village to Build a Sustainable Company

It’s hard to believe that seven weeks have flown by since we launched our World Environment Day Internal Campaign. As part of the organising committee for the campaign in our Singapore office, I can honestly … Read More “It Takes a Village to Build a Sustainable Company”

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2Jun

Continuing GAR’s sustainability journey with the GAR Social and Environmental Policy (GSEP)

This year’s World Environment Day (WED) falls on the 5th of June. WED is the United Nations’ most important day for encouraging worldwide awareness and action for the protection of our environment. Each WED is … Read More “Continuing GAR’s sustainability journey with the GAR Social and Environmental Policy (GSEP)”

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6Apr

PT SMART organises a supplier engagement workshop for more than 80 suppliers

Sustainability within our supply chain is a shared commitment – our suppliers help us achieve our sustainability goals, and we help them drive sustainability into their processes and practices. We are aiming to raise the … Read More “PT SMART organises a supplier engagement workshop for more than 80 suppliers”

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