31 Oct '12, 9pm

After protracted Greenpeace campaign, KFC UK says it will no longer source from Asia Pulp & Paper

APP overstates significance of its logging moratorium in Indonesia, says report (10/25/2012) Beleaguered forestry giant Asia Pulp & Paper (APP) is overstating the conservation significance of its recently announced moratorium on forest conversion on the islands of Sumatra and Borneo, argues a new report issued by an Indonesian activist group. Disney drops paper suppliers linked to deforestation (10/12/2012) Disney this week announced sweeping changes to its paper-sourcing policy that will exclude fiber produced via the destruction of tropical rainforests. Sustainability pact aside, Greenpeace says paper giant APP must stop facilitating deforestation (09/27/2012) Asia Pulp & Paper (APP) must stop accepting timber sourced from clearance of rainforests and peatlands for its sustainability pact to have any credibility, says Greenpeace. In eco-pact, will controversial paper gia...

Full article: http://news.mongabay.com/2012/1031-app-kfc-uk.html

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