Wilmar halts buying from suppliers accused of deforestation by Greenpeace
Updated : June 25, 2018 06:07 PM IST
Greenpeace had accused Gama, a palm oil business set up by Wilmar's co-founder Martua Sitorus and his brother, of causing deforestation in Indonesia.
The environmental group said analysis of trade data showed that Wilmar traded palm oil from Gama, despite being aware that Gama was violating Wilmar's No Deforestation, No Peat, No Exploitation (NDPE) policy by clearing rainforest.
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