Sustainability Policy

As a natural resources-based industry and has responsibility in managing our business, we always strives to comply with the laws and regulation of the Republic of Indonesia, respect and grow with surrounding communities, and care for the environment preservation. We also implement good and corporate governance and fulfill the certification principles and criteria.

We are committed to the NDPE (No Deforestation, No Peat and No Exploitation) policy. We implement our sustainable policy to all subsidiaries, plantations and palm oil mills.

Our sustainability policy covers: 

Environtment

We implement no-burning policy for our land clearing, both for new plantings and replanting. We also avoid new development in peatlands and areas with high carbon reserves through High Carbon Stock Approach (HCSA) and also committed to preserve areas that have High Conservation Value (HCV). We prevent environmental pollution around the plantations, utilize plantation waste to increase our productivity and using biological pest control to control pest and plant desease

Human Rights and Social Security

We respect human rights by referring to the United Nations Universal Declaration on Human Rights and support employee rights such as eliminating discrimination, prohibiting forced labor and child labor, provision of fair wages, respect and support the principle of gender equality and freedom of association in accordance with law and regulation of the Republic of Indonesia.

In addition, we also respect the rights of indigenous and local communities, as well as other landowners in accordance with principles of Free, Prior and Informed Consent (FPIC). Through our CSR programs, we are committed to empower our communities and partners.

Business Ethics

In our business relationship, we try to implement anti-corruption compliance, including bribery and extortion, and protecting whistle-blower and human rights defender. 

Traceability

We consider our palm oil supply chains are traceable and support our suppliers, particularly smallhoder and independent farmers, to manage their plantations in sustainable way.