• Asia Pulp and Paper (APP) is a brand name for five pulp and paper mills in Indonesia. These are PT. Pabrik Kertas Tjiwi Kimia Tbk., PT. Indah Kiat Pulp & Paper, PT. Pindo Deli Pulp & Paper Mills, PT. Ekamas Fortuna, and PT. Lontar Papyrus. • The paper business was started in 1972 by Indonesian entrepreneur Eka Tjipta Widjaja, with PT. Pabrik Kertas Tjiwi Kimia in Mojokerto. • Headquartered in Jakarta, Indonesia, with annual combined pulp, paper and packaging grade capacities in Indonesia over 7 million tons. • Production facilities are among the most advanced and environmentally efficient in the global pulp and paper industry. • APP’s production facilities manufacture a wide range of tissue, towel, office and graphic paper products under the APP brand and numerous proprietary brands and private labels. • Markets its products to more than 65 countries across six continents. • The 106,000-hectare Senepis Sumatran Tiger Sanctuary in Riau Province • The 172,000-hectare Biosphere Reserve in the Giam Siak Kecil Bukit Batu region in Riau Province • The Taman Raja Nature Reserve in Jambi province • The Kutai Orangutan Program in Kalimantan Province • The 76,000-hectare Javan Rhino Sanctuary in Ujung National Park


APP is committed to making paper responsibly beyond compliance, working to ensure its fiber sources practice sustainable forest management and its production facilities follow global best practices. Supporting this commitment, the numbers are equally clear:
• APP’s pulpwood suppliers’ forestry operations involve trees on just 1.38 percent of Indonesia’s land mass


• To become the 21st Century’s number-one internationalstandard paper and pulp manufacturer, dedicated to providing superior value to customers, shareholders, employees and the community. • To be a committed member of our community working in the ongoing and critical efforts to alleviate poverty. The company is proud to have created more than 70,000 jobs for people in Indonesia and more than a million jobs in downstream and supporting industries.

• APP’s pulpwood suppliers set aside 40 percent of their combined land concessions for preservation, significantly more than required by the Government of Indonesia • Through its pulpwood suppliers, APP has planted 950 million trees in the last three years. In other words, more than 1 million trees each day are planted for APP


APP is committed to the protection and conservation of all endangered wildlife, indigenous species and fauna throughout Indonesia. In addition to the sustainable management of pulpwood plantations, APP supports a number of large wildlife projects in areas of high biodiversity, including:

As a responsible producer of pulp and paper products, APP sets the following standards for its operations and pulpwood suppliers:

• Contribute directly and indirectly to developing communities, supporting millions of families and empowering communities in line with the vision of United Nations Millennium Development Goals. To that end, APP regularly monitors its social footprint


• Apply strict chain-of-custody and procurement policies that combat illegal logging • Promote biodiversity protection, and carbon sequestration and storage • Support large landscape forest protection, and haze and forest fire control • Help tackle global climate change through the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions and the monitoring of their climatefootprints • Continually strive for certification at the highest standard by adopting global best practices in sustainable forest management.

APP supports the mission to work with local, regional and national government officials in their shared quest to: • Create an Indonesia that is safe and peaceful • Advance the welfare of the people • Protect Indonesia’s natural resources APP has developed a strategy aligned with the United Nations Millennium Development Goals, which include: • Creating jobs and poverty-reduction programs • Maintaining macro-economic stability • Accelerating investments, exports and tourism • Improving access to, and quality of, education and health care


APP and its production facilities in Indonesia work to meet the following standards:
• Effluent/air emissions that meet or exceed national standards • Regular checks with a national certified laboratory, the results of which are reported to local and federal government agencies • All facilities meet QMS, ISO 9001 and EMS, ISO 14001 standards. In addition, all APP facilities follow comprehensive policies for waste management, source control and reduce, recycle & re-use.

• Developing infrastructure with private sector

Following are examples of APP’s community development initiatives:


• Construction of classroom facilities • Funding for the continued operation of secular and religious schools • School buses that transport children living in remote rural areas • Support of teacher training to ensure that students receive a quality education • Scholarships for students of all ages from lower school though university In villages where the Indonesian government underwrites tuition costs, APP mills provide supplies, school bags, school uniforms, books and other necessities to local students. In addition, APP mills provide direct assistance to local schools by donating composition books that can be sold by the schools at low cost to raise money for school operations.


APP operates responsibly to improve the health, economic and social conditions of the communities where it operates. APP and its pulpwood suppliers in Indonesia invested more than $40 million each year in 2007 and 2008 in social empowerment and support programs, health care, environmental protection, education and disaster relief.


practical experience and marketing expertise in agriculture, aquaculture and livestock care and feeding. By teaching people how to farm, fish, raise livestock and tend bees more effectively, APP is helping to improve the living standard.
Programs designed to help enable villagers to improve their standard of living include:

• APP builds roads and bridges to give villagers better access to economic activities (e.g., market their products, etc.) The company renovates schools, mosques and local government public buildings

• The company provides equipment and other resources to make fresh, clean water available to people living in rural communities. • APP provides electric power to many communities near its plants.

• Allowing entrepreneurs and tradesmen to do business on-site at production facilities • Creating collaborative enterprises with local cooperatives • Contracting with small, independent business that earn fair returns while meeting the production facility’s daily service needs • Supporting small and medium businesses surrounding its facilities, including transport services, product finishing operations, cleaning services, civil construction works, mold and pallet making, machine repair services and canteen facilities providing food for the employees at company sites


• APP operates a medical clinic at each of its facilities that provides first aid and primary care to employees and to families of employees living on site. • The company has implemented a number of programs to make medical services accessible to residents of local communities. Such services include, mobile clinics to reach people in need who are unable to visit the clinic office, pesticide fogging services to prevent the spread of dengue fever and malaria, and bridge loans or other financial support to expand or provide new health care clinics or hospitals.


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