We choose the sustainable way

PT Dharma Satya Nusantara Tbk (DSN ) vision is to become a  world-class company that grows with the community and is the pride of our country. Our mission is to create continuous growth in the natural resource-based industries that adds value to all stakeholders through good governance.

As the industry based on natural resources operating under DSN, we pay attention to the regulation of the Republic of Indonesia, respect and grow together with surrounding communities, and place importance to environmental conservation.

DSN is committed to implement Good Corporate Governance, and to comply with the laws and rules and regulations of the Republic of Indonesia. Moreover, in the management of sustainable palm oil plantations and palm oil mills, DSN adheres to the principles and criterias of the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO), Indonesia Sustainable Palm Oil (ISPO) and the International Sustainability & Carbon Certification (ISCC).

DSN treats all employees with dignity and respects the rights of employees and the principles of gender equality in accordance with the legal norms in the Republic of Indonesia.

As part of our vision to grow together with the community, DSN believes that a harmonious relationship with the communities around the plantations is very important. DSN respects human rights, including the rights of indigenous and local communities, as well as other landowners, and we implement methods of Free, Prior and Informed Consent (FPIC) in our land development process.

DSN ensures that palm oil production from plasma estate and third parties community estates are also included within the supply chain for the production of sustainable palm oil. DSN committed to facilitate our community partners and support them through consultation and technical guidance.

In our operations, DSN places high importance and care about the preservation of the environment around the site. This effort starts from land clearing by adapting the no-burning policy, both for new plantings and replanting. DSN also avoids development in peatlands and areas with high carbon reserves. DSN is also committed to preserve areas that have High Conservation Value (HCV) and avoid development in such areas.

In line with the above statements, DSN seeks an ongoing basis to obtain the best method in order to preserve biodiversity and natural forest vegetation including a ban on hunting of protected animals and prevention of environmental pollution around the plantations.
 

SUSTAINABLE BUSINESS PRACTICE

To produce high quality products, we implement discipline agronomy practices.We have strong commitment to practice zero waste process, having a very strict control in the use of our pesticides and herbicides.

BIODIVERSITY & CONSERVATION

We have strong commitment in biodiversity conservation. We have allocated more than 5,300 hectares of our concession for conservational area, serving not just the habitat for various flora, but also as environmental provider, which sustain the life of various local and migrated fauna.

COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT

We consistently and actively initiated community income generating activities through various partnership, such as in transportation field, construction, etc, as well as our commitment in developing Plasma Program with the communities.

CERTIFICATION

We have been a member of RSPO and committed to implement the standards to set out in the RSPO, ISPO and ISCC. We have managed to obtain the certifications for most of our plantations.

HEALTH & SAFETY

We put forward Occupational Health and Safety and Environment (K3L) aspects as our main priority to protect all employees while they perform business activities.

WATER MANAGEMENT

We conducted soil and water conservation, monitored the intensity of rainfall and the sun and conducted socialization.

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