Retailers wait for logging fallout

July 2004
Cabinet Maker;7/9/2004, Issue 5396, p4
Trade Publication
Reports on the impact of Indonesian government's decision to crack down illegal logging on British retailers selling Indonesian wood products. Environment minister Nabiel Makarim's proposal of the possible imposition of the death penalty for illegal loggers; Carrefour's signing of a scheme to track the environmental impact of its Indonesian teak furniture for a year; Nokia's joining of the European Commission Initiative to encourage sustainability of products throughout their life cycle.


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