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Asia Pulp and Paper (APP)

FSC disassociated from Asia Pulp and Paper (APP) in October 2007. For more information about APP’s Policy for Association related case, click here

In May 2024, APP and FSC signed a remedy framework agreement, according to Chapter 3, section 2.1 of the FSC Remedy Framework, that initiated the implementation of APP’s remedy process. For more information, read APP's statement.

APP will implement the remedy process in Indonesia and China.

The entities in APP's corporate group will become eligible for certification and association only after the completion and verification of the remedy process.

Corporate group review

The entities in the corporate group with verified Policy for Association (PfA) violations shall implement the full Remedy Framework (FSC-PRO-01-007). All other organizations shall fulfill the requirements of chapters 1 and 2 of the FSC Remedy Framework. The identification of these entities will be updated periodically through PfA conformance assessments. Refer to Annex 4 of the FSC Remedy Framework (FSC-PRO-01-007) for more information.


APP corporate group overview

For the complete list of organizations found within the scope of the corporate group for the purpose of the FSC Remedy Framework, click here.

Note: This corporate group structure and the complete list of companies in the corporate group is subject to confirmation by the third party verifier.

Process outline

Remedy process



The verified reports pertaining to each stage of the remedy process will be available below, when the verification of each stage is completed.

Process updates

  1. Grievance mechanism

    Stakeholders and rights holders can submit their concerns pertaining to the FSC Remedy Framework here: https://sustainability-dashboard.com/in/grievance

    Note: The UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights (UNGP) compliant grievance mechanism has not yet been verified by the third party verifier. 

  2. Free, prior and informed consent (FPIC): Policies and procedures

    This section will be updated soon.