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Indonesia palm oil expansion drives massive illegal logging

Indonesia appears to brought rainforest logging under control but it's all a huge illusion, according to a new EIA report. Traditional logging has been replaced by the mass clearance of rainforest for oil palm plantations, creating massive supplies of hugely profitable but often illegal timber.

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6 Years After Moratorium, Satellite Data Shows Indonesia's

May 24, 2017 · Six years after Indonesia passed a forest moratorium aimed at slowing unsustainable agricultural expansion into primary forests and peatlands, tree cover loss remains high, according to the latest satellite data from the University of Maryland and Google, available now on Global Forest Watch.

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Indonesia Wilmar allegedly tries to cover up labour

Palm oil giant denies covering up labour abuses in Indonesia. Author Beh Lih Yi, Thomson Reuters Foundation. Palm oil giant Wilmardenied accusations by a rights group that it had intimidated workers in an attempt to cover up a string of labour abuses from child labour to low wages on its

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Purdue University Report Palm Oil Is Still Unsustainable

Dec 19, 2018 · A new report conducted by Purdue University and published in the journal Science of the Total Environment says it loud and clear palm oil, the world's most popular oil, is not, and likely

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Indonesia Supreme Court upholds $69 million fine against

Jan 04, 2019 · Indonesia Supreme Court upholds $69 million fine against palm oil company over negligence that caused forest fires caused by NSP's negligence and ordered the company to pay IDR 319 billion in fines and another IDR 753 billion to cover the cost of rehabilitating the approximately 3,000 hectares of land on the Meranti Islands in Riau

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Palm-Based Standard Reference Materials for Iodine

Sep 22, 2008 · This work described study protocols on the production of Palm-Based Standard Reference Materials for iodine value and slip melting point. Thirty-three laboratories collaborated in the inter-laboratory proficiency tests for characterization of iodine value, while thirty-two laboratories for characterization of slip melting point.

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Indonesia's beef industry should learn from palm oil

Oct 16, 2013 · For all of palm oil's simplicity as a model, the only way it was able to overcome high start-up costs was through large-scale plantations run by agri-business giants such as Indonesia's Astra

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Relative Contributions of the Logging, Fiber, Oil Palm

During 20002010, Indonesia lost 0.82 Mha of forest per year (Stibig et al. 2013), accounting for ∼56% of total forest cover loss in Southeast Asia (Stibig et al. 2013). As a result, Indonesia also contributes substantially to land‐based global carbon emissions (Harris et al. 2012).

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The bad side of biofuel palm oil in Indonesia SciDev.Net

Currently 83 per cent of the world's palm oil is produced in Indonesia and Malaysia, and the UN predicts that 98 per cent of their rainforests will disappear within 15 years to make way for palm oil plantations. Conservationists claim the plantations are a cover for continued logging.

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Indonesia Climate Action Tracker

The issue of forest clearance for palm oil is a major problem in Indonesia, which alone contributed to 7% of the total global tree cover loss between 2001 and 2018 and contributes to a large share of Land Use, Land Use Change and Forestry (LULUCF) emissions reaching around 1 GtCO 2 e/year due to an unusually high occurrence of peat fires

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Indonesia's Pertamina seeks palm oil supply guarantees for

Feb 25, 2020 · Indonesia started using biodiesel with 30% bio-content made from palm in late 2019, up from 20% previously. In January, consumption of the palm-based fuel was around 35% higher than the average monthly consumption last year due to the B30 programme, government data

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Palm Oil Industry Linked to Indonesia's Forest Loss

Jul 14, 2014 · From 1985 to 1990, some 100,000 hectares of oil palm plantations were developed each year, accelerating afterwards to more than 200,000 hectares yearly. Still, Erwinsyah, who like many Indonesians carry just one name, does not believe that oil palm companies are to blame for the loss of Indonesia's primary forests.

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150 RICHEST INDONESIANS GlobeAsia

Cover Story / June 2018 150 RICHEST INDONESIANS. Globe Asia's 150 Rich List 1. ROBERT As one of Indonesia's kings in the field of palm oil and pulp and paper Eka Tjipta Widjaja enjoys strong global demand. In the pulp and paper business, headed by Asia Pulp and Paper, positive reports from operating companies in Indonesia and China have

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Malaysian Palm Oil Moving Ahead to Sustainable

forecasts long-term palm oil production until 2020, the year targeted for the transformation of Malaysia into a high income economy. Keywords palm oil, sustainable production, production growth, production forecast. oil will be required to meet global demand (Mielke, 2013). In 2013, Malaysia and Indonesia together exported 42.9 million tonnes of

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Unsustainable Palm Oil Faces Increasing Market Access

Unsustainable Palm Oil Faces Increasing Market Access Risks NDPE Sourcing Policies Cover 74 Percent of Southeast Asia's Refining Capacity November 1, 2017Chain Reaction Research is a The palm oil industry's transformation towards sustainability gained traction in 2013

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PALM COVE SURF CAM & SURF REPORT Coastalwatch

Palm Cove daily surf report and live camera. Know what the surf at Palm Cove is doing right now. Know what the surf's doing with our up to date forecasts, reports and live cameras. Palm Cove Surf Cam & Surf Report. Live Surf Cam Live Surf Cam Nearby Cams Hourly Replays Still Images . Wind

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PALM COVE SURF CAM & SURF REPORT Coastalwatch

Palm Cove daily surf report and live camera. Know what the surf at Palm Cove is doing right now. Bali, Indonesia Surf Forecast 11 25 September, 2019. Goldilocks zone surfing conditions set in across Indonesia into mid-September. Bali, Indonesia Surf Forecast 4 15 September 2019

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RSPO and HCSA Collaborate to Implement No Deforestation

Nov 21, 2018 · Kota Kinabalu, Sabah The Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) and the High Carbon Stock Approach (HCSA) have agreed to establish a No Deforestation Joint Steering Group (NDJSG) focused on providing guidance on the implementation of no deforestation requirements in High Forest Cover Landscapes.

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Economists warn palm oil solutions may have unintended

Sep 04, 2019 · The growth of palm oil, the most-consumed vegetable oil in the world, has been fueled by expansion of palm plantings in Malaysia and Indonesia that have contributed to massive deforestation in

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Indonesia to expand oil palm replanting programme Oils

The Indonesian government is planning to expand an oil palm replanting programme it launched last year to cover 185,000ha of plantations in 2018. The scheme, which had a goal to replant 20,000ha in 2017, was part of the government's attempts to increase palm oil output in the world's largest producer of the commodity, wrote Reuters on 9 May.

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Deforestation linked to palm oil production is making

Oct 25, 2017 · Video summary of the EGU press release, Deforestation linked to palm oil production is making Indonesia warmer'. It highlights the main points of

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Deforestation in Borneo and Sumatra WWF

Palm oil plantations, the most important tropical vegetable oil in the global oils and fats industry, is the main driver of deforestation in Borneo. In Indonesia alone, palm oil production expanded from 600,000 hectares in 1985 to over 6 million hectares by 2007. Palm oil development contributes to deforestation both directly and indirectly.

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Situs Lowongan Kerja dan Karier di Indonesia JobStreet

Temukan 20,738 lowongan kerja dan masa depan karier yang lebih baik bersama JobStreet, situs penyedia informasi pekerjaan di Indonesia

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Indonesia could take back 1.4 million hectares of land

Oct 10, 2019 · JAKARTA The Indonesian government could take back 1.4 million hectares of forest as part of its ban on land clearing for palm plantations, an official said on Thursday (Oct 10).

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Oil Palm Cultivation (Palm Oil) Guide Agri Farming

Jul 20, 2015 · Oil Palm SeedsSprouted. In nursery raising, the single stage poly bag system is a very popular propagation method and in this process, a poly bag size 40 35 should be filled with top soil, sand and well rotten manure.Then sprouts should be placed at a depth of 2.5 cm in the center of the poly bag. Regular watering and mulching should be carried for proper growth of seedlings.

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Oil Palm Fertilizer Management « Applied Agricultural

Therefore, it is not surprising that the Malaysian oil palm industry has invested millions of dollars in research and development on fertiliser use since the 1920's when oil palm was first commercially grown. These notes discuss the main issues of fertiliser management in oil palm in the face of the changing scenarios in plantation management.

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6 Years After Moratorium, Satellite Data Shows Indonesia's

May 24, 2017 · Six years after Indonesia passed a forest moratorium aimed at slowing unsustainable agricultural expansion into primary forests and peatlands, tree cover loss remains high, according to the latest satellite data from the University of Maryland and Google, available now on Global Forest Watch.

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Top Palm Oil Producing Countries In The World WorldAtlas

Jul 19, 2018 · For example, in 2016, the country produced 36,000,000 metric tons out of which 25.1 million tons were exported. It is estimated that by 2020, the palm oil project in Indonesia will cover approximately 12 million hectares. Indonesia was producing 35% of the world's palm oil in 2012, and India and China are the importers of Indonesia's palm oil.

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How did palm oil become such a problem — and what can

Indonesia and Malaysia satisfy 85 percent of the demand for the world's most popular food oil. In 1985, Indonesia had less than 2,500 square miles of palm oil plantations. Twenty years later, they covered 21,621 square miles, and by 2025 the Indonesian government projects plantations will cover at least 100,000 square miles.

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Queen Palm Winter Care How To Overwinter Queen Palms

Queen palm cold damage can be fatal in extreme winters. For this reason, knowing how to overwinter queen palms is a must to protect your investment. Queen Palm Cold Damage. The queen palm (Syagrus romanzoffiana) is a majestic tropical tree that can grow up to 50 feet in height. It is easily damaged by temperatures below 25 degrees Fahrenheit

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