Investigation begins into alleged deforestation by Olam, ‘world’s largest farmer’

August 12, 2020 EcoVadis ‏‏‎


The Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) is carrying out an investigation into whether Singapore-based agribusiness giant Olam deforested more than 25,000 hectares (62,000 acres), in contravention of sustainability criteria it had signed up to, in order to develop oil palm plantations in Gabon.


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