Palm Oil Co. Fined $30M For Torching Indonesian Forest
Meulaboh District Court Judge Rahmawati SH ordered PT Kallista Alam to spend $20.8 million to restore land that was scorched to develop palm oil plantations and pay the government an additional $9.4 million in material restitution.
Indonesian environment minister Balthasar Kambuaya hailed the result as a major deterrent against environmentally risky behaviors from other companies with...
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