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|Member||PT Ladang Sawit Mas (a subsidiary of Bumitama Agri Ltd.)|
|Date Filed||07 April 2013|
|Category||Oil Palm Growers|
Friends of Borneo, International Animal Rescue
The member is alleged to have breached Principle 5: Environmental responsibility and conservation of natural resources and biodiversity and Principle 7: Responsible development of new plantings
The member has allegedly violated RSPO Principles and Criteria by clearing HCV forest and endangering the lives of orang utans found there.
A formal complaint has been filed to the RSPO on the allegations against this company. As a result of a directive from the RSPO to the company in seeking clarification, a response letter has been submitted by the company (as attached). The RSPO is now reviewing the specific complaints received against the contents in the companys response letter to determine the next cause of action.
The member has released the following statement:
Update 15 January 2014
Action #3 (refer to joint statement dated 24 September 2013)
Two meetings were conducted on 17 December 2013 (LSM-Bumitama Group,Complainants,YIARI, BKSDA) and 22 December 2013 (LSM-Bumitama Group,YIARI) to follow up on Orangutan monitoring and riparian conservation project.Two main actions from the meetings are listed below:
a) PT LSM will conduct vegetation enrichment in a riparian area of 484 ha,in collaboration with YIARI, BKSDA SKW I and Dishut Ketapang.
|Letter from Bumitama on petition raised by Rainforest Rescue||13 November 2015|
|LSM case closure letter||2 September 2015|
|Progress Report PT LSM, April - June 2015||7 July 2015|
|Progress Report PT LSM, Jan - March 2015||24 April 2015|
|Progress Report of PT LSM, October - December 2014||16 January 2015|
|Progress report, September 2014||8 October 2014|
|Case close for monitoring official letter||13 August 2014|
|Progress LSM Joint Statement June 2014||4 July 2014|
|Progress Report on Enrichment and Reforestation and Orangutan Monitoring of PT LSM||4 July 2014|
|Chronology of Complaint against Bumitama Agri Ltd by Aid Environment||10 April 2014|
|Report_To_RSPO_24_March_2014.pdf||24 March 2014|
|BAL Valuation by AidEnvironment_response by BAL||24 February 2014|
|140212-bal-valuation-by-aidenvironment.pdf||12 February 2014|
|Progress_LSM_Joint_Statement_060214.pdf||6 February 2014|
|Update on orang utan relocation and monitoring_8 Jan 2014.pdf||8 January 2014|
|Update on orang utan relocation and monitoring_22 Dec 13.pdf||22 December 2013|
|RSPO Timebound plan 091213(1).pdf||9 December 2013|
|Reply from RSPO to Bumitama Agri Ltd.||22 November 2013|
|Letter from Bumitama Agri Ltd. on RSPO membership||22 November 2013|
|Joint statement by PT Ladang Sawit Mas (LSM) and the RSPO||24 September 2013|
|RSPO Response||1 July 2013|
|RSPO Response||7 May 2013|
|Case Update||18 April 2013|
|Case Update||17 April 2013|
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