Asia Pulp & Paper products set to return to shelves after getting green certification in Singapore

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Asia Pulp & Paper products set to return to shelves after getting green certification in Singapore

May 30, 2019 - 18:30
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SINGAPORE, May 30, 2019 (Local News) -The Singapore Environment Council (SEC) has awarded Asia Pulp and Paper (APP), a company linked toprevious bouts of haze in the region, a green certification that may see its products return to shelves here.

The enhanced Singapore green label scheme certification endorses products made in an environmentally responsible manner, using 25 audit criteria that includes a zero-burning policy.

In a statement on Wednesday (May 29), the firm owned by Indonesia's Sinar Mas said the certificate is "a testament to the company's intensified commitment to battle the threat of fire and haze since the 2015 haze that affected Singapore, Malaysia and parts of Indonesia".

Straits Times - Asia Pulp & Paper, once linked to haze, set to return to shelves after getting green certification

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